Lithuania condemns Russia's unilateral actions in Ukraine at UN Security Council
the Lithuania Tribune
Monday, August 25, 2014
At the UN Security Council consultations on 22 August, Lithuanian Permanent Representative Ambassador Raimonda Murmokaitė condemned Russia's unilateral decision to bring the convoy of humanitarian aid into the territory of Ukraine without the latter's assent, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.
Lithuania will verify whether the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline between Russia and Europe will have no adverse environmental impact on its territorial waters and economic zone in the Baltic Sea as stated in the project's environmental impact assessment, a Lithuanian official said, adding that Lithuania has doubts about the economic feasibility of the project.
Belarusian officials have decided to refuse entry to a handful of members of the European Parliament (EP) who wanted to look at the construction of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), Lithuanian MEP Petras Auštrevičius said.