Russian President Vladimir Putin's press secretary, Dmitri Peskov, said on Monday that Moscow was ready for talks with the Baltic states.
© RIA/Scanpix

"Russia is open to a direct dialogue - always, with all nations," Peskov said, and added: "Russia has always advocated regulating all problems, and minimizing the trust deficit in bilateral relations via active dialogue."

As reported , Russian Premier Dmitri Medvedev declared last Thursday that via the principle of equal rights, Russia was ready to develop relations with the Baltic states.

"25 years have been spent for nothing, but it is not our fault," Medvedev declared.

It is forbidden to copy the text of this publication without a written permission from ELTA.
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Overcoming of schisms goes further or the Ecumenical Patriarchate strikes back

The Patriarchate of Constantinople will expand its presence in Russia through the parishes of the...

Ukrainian, Lithuanian presidents meet on cooperation

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Lithuanian counterpart Dalia Grybauskaitė met on...

Lithuanian, Ukrainian presidents to meet on security issues

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is to meet with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko...

Seimas committees condemn Russian aggression against Ukraine

The Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Committee on National Security and Defence of the Seimas...

Poland thanks Lithuania for naming Vilnius street after Kaczynski

Poland on Friday thanked Lithuania for naming a street in its capital Vilnius after late Polish...