Rus News Journal

the Minister of Defence of Latvia will go to the USA W working visit

On Thursday the Minister of Defence of Latvia Girt Kristovskis will go to the USA where it will stay till March, 17th.

as the correspondent " passes; News " 8 mara Kristovsky will act at a political seminar which spends Association of Latvians of America. He will SPK about the Latvian armed forces and integration of Latvia into the NATO.

as have informed " News " in a press - service of the Ministry of Defence of Latvia, from March, 12 till March, 14th in the USA there will be 2 Ministers of Defence of Estonia and Lithuania.

heads of military departments of three Baltic states will meet the Minister of Defence of the USA Donald Ramsfeld, the assistant to the State secretary Richard Armitedzhom, the assistant to the adviser of the President concerning national security Stephen Hadli, representatives of the commissions of the senate of the USA concerning foreign affairs, defence and investigation.

The American committee of the NATO plans 4 Ministers of Defence of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia informal MTGs W " separate representatives " the American administration, the congress and mass-media.