The United States will continue to support Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in countering Russia’s attempts to interfere in the Affairs of these countries. This was stated by the Chairman of the Committee on foreign Affairs, house of representatives, U.S. Congress ed Royce.
«Our relations with the Baltic States durable and long lasting, reinforced in the years of Soviet occupation, when the US refused to recognize their incorporation into the USSR. Today our Baltic allies are again faced with the Kremlin, which wants to undermine, interfere with and intimidate,» – leads RIA Novosti words of Royce, said after the meeting with the foreign Ministers of the Baltic countries.
The Congressman promised to «firmly support» allies in the region and together stand against the «aggressive attacks.»
Earlier, the foreign Minister of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia held talks with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson, during which it expressed concerns about «hybrid threats» from Russia.