NFSC News| Daily Briefing, May 12, 2022

NFSC News| Daily Briefing, May 12, 2022

Sky News interviewed fellow fighter at the rescue camp in Medyka, Poland; Lithuania Designates Russia as a State Supporting and Perpetrating Terrorism.
Lithuania Passes Bill to Classify Russia as a Terrorist State

Lithuania Passes Bill to Classify Russia as a Terrorist State

The Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania passed a resolution on Tuesday (May 10) that Russia is a terrorist state and that Russia's military actions in Ukraine are genocide.
MAYFLOWER BRIEFING (05/12/2022)

MAYFLOWER BRIEFING (05/12/2022)

Nietzsche called on people to re-evaluate the value of life. The life we should have should be a life that we repeat countless times without any regretting to continue repeating it, because this is a profound joy and happiness, and this is the life we should pursue.
International | The Baltic States First Give Up Russian Gas Without Fear of Putin’s Threat

International | The Baltic States First Give Up Russian Gas Without Fear of Putin’s Threat

Economic sanctions against Russia for its invasion of Ukraine have made it impossible for Russia to trade in US dollars. On March 31, Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened the companies from "unfriendly countries and regions" to Russia and asked them to open ruble accounts in Russian banks so as to pay for natural gas. Otherwise the existing contracts will be suspended and supplies will be cut off.
Broadcast| Lithuania Announces Ceasing All Russian Gas Imports

Broadcast| Lithuania Announces Ceasing All Russian Gas Imports

According to a foreign media report, the Lithuanian Energy Ministry said in a statement on April 2nd that Lithuania will no longer import Russian gas, becoming the first country in Europe to have secured its independence from Russian supplies.
Video|Lithuania expels Russian ambassador to protest Russia’s atrocities in Ukraine

Video|Lithuania expels Russian ambassador to protest Russia’s atrocities in Ukraine

On April 4 local time, in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine and war crimes they committed, especially the massacre of civilians in the Ukrainian town of Bucha, the Lithuanian government announced the expulsion of the Russian ambassador and simultaneously recalled their ambassador to Russia, degrading diplomatic relations with the country.
Lithuania Announces Ceasing All Russian Gas Imports

Lithuania Announces Ceasing All Russian Gas Imports

According to a foreign media report, the Lithuanian Energy Ministry said in a statement on April 2nd that Lithuania will no longer import Russian gas, becoming the first country in Europe to have secured its independence from Russian supplies.
Broadcast| Parliamentary Speakers of All Three Baltic Countries Visit Ukraine

Broadcast| Parliamentary Speakers of All Three Baltic Countries Visit Ukraine

According to a relevant media report on March 24th, the parliamentary speakers of the Baltic states, namely Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia, arrived in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine, to meet with President Zelenskyy and other government officials.
Parliamentary Speakers of All Three Baltic Countries Visit Ukraine

Parliamentary Speakers of All Three Baltic Countries Visit Ukraine

According to a relevant media report on March 24th, the parliamentary speakers of the Baltic states, namely Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia, arrived in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine, to meet with President Zelenskyy and other government officials.
The Three Baltic States Will Most Likely Participate in the Russo-Ukrainian War

The Three Baltic States Will Most Likely Participate in the Russo-Ukrainian War

If Putin conquers Ukraine by even more devastating means, he will follow up by extending his power to the three Baltic states and Europe. Faced with such a crisis, these three countries, including Poland, would undoubtedly be involved in the fight against the Russian army.
【Ukraine Rescue】Nicole Is Interviewed by the Biggest YouTube Channel in Lithuania, Who’s Against CCP and Supports Taiwan’s Freedom

【Ukraine Rescue】Nicole Is Interviewed by the Biggest YouTube Channel in Lithuania, Who’s Against CCP and Supports Taiwan’s Freedom

03/19/22 In Nicole’s interview with the biggest YouTube channel in Lithuania- Liberty TV, the Lithuanian journalists show their support for Taiwan and their will of going against CCP. They also claim it’s great to see people from NFSC in the rescue which shows CCP do not represent all Chinese people. Meanwhile, they learn about the rescue operations of the NFSC, the tents and the facilities inside.
Four Eastern European Countries Expel 20 Russian Diplomats

Four Eastern European Countries Expel 20 Russian Diplomats

As a result of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the former Soviet bloc countries of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Bulgaria decided to expel Russian diplomats, thereby putting more pressure on the Kremlin. According to Estonia's state radio and television station (ERR News), Estonia's foreign ministry said it had listed three Russian diplomats as "persona non grata" with a 72-hour deadline, according to Estonia's state radio and television station (ERR News).
China Refuses to Condemn Russia’s Aggression Against Ukraine, Lithuania Supports Taiwan

China Refuses to Condemn Russia’s Aggression Against Ukraine, Lithuania Supports Taiwan

On March 9, according to the British academic journal The Economist, China did not condemn Russia's aggression against Ukraine, which made Lithuania more aware of the interconnectedness of threats between Russia and China. No matter which political party is in power in the future, it will be difficult for Lithuania to make a concession to Beijing on the subject of the "Taiwan Representative Office".
Lithuania Fully Supports Taiwan as Response to Authoritarian Threats from The Communist China

Lithuania Fully Supports Taiwan as Response to Authoritarian Threats from The Communist China

The Communist China’s refusal to condemn Russia for invading Ukraine, made Lithuania more aware of the interconnectedness of threats between Russia and China, and the dangers of bowing to authoritarian hooligans.
Lithuania Urges U.S. to Take a Tougher Stance against Russia

Lithuania Urges U.S. to Take a Tougher Stance against Russia

Blinken praised Lithuania's support for Ukraine and reiterated Washington's strong support for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). He also assured Lithuania that the U.S. will provide support for the country's defense.
Lithuania under the CCP trade embargo for supporting Taiwan

Lithuania under the CCP trade embargo for supporting Taiwan

The New York Times reported on Feb. 22 that last year the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) began banning the import of dairy products, peat and any other products with the "Made in Lithuania" label.
Broadcast|Britain joins EU-China WTO action against the CCP over trade practices violations

Broadcast|Britain joins EU-China WTO action against the CCP over trade practices violations

Text: On February 7th, British International Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan said Britain would join European Union in a case against the CCP at the World Trade Organization over its alleged trade practices and request to join the E.U.’s following WTO consultation.
Australia and Lithuania Strengthen Cooperation, Work Together To Deal With CCP Pressure

Australia and Lithuania Strengthen Cooperation, Work Together To Deal With CCP Pressure

On February 9, Australian and Lithuanian foreign ministers agreed to strengthen cooperation to address strategic challenges, particularly pressure from the Chinese Communist Party.
Under pressure by CCP, Australian foreign minister says no consideration of renaming Taiwan’s representative office

Under pressure by CCP, Australian foreign minister says no consideration of renaming Taiwan’s representative office

According to a report in the Morning Post on February 9, Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne said on the same day that Australia was not considering renaming the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Australia and will continue to support the one-China policy amid diplomatic tensions with Beijing.
Britain joins EU-China WTO action against the CCP over trade practices violations

Britain joins EU-China WTO action against the CCP over trade practices violations

Translator: MOS Education Team – Winter Li Text: On February 7th, British International Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan said Britain would join European Union in a case against the CCP at the World Trade Organization over its alleged trade practices and request to join the E.U.’s following WTO consultation. On January 27th, the E.U. launched a
The EU Formally Filed a Lawsuit With the WTO Over the Discriminatory Trade of Lithuania by the Chinese Communist Party

The EU Formally Filed a Lawsuit With the WTO Over the Discriminatory Trade of Lithuania by the Chinese Communist Party

On January 27, the European Union formally filed a lawsuit against the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) with the World Trade Organization (WTO), accusing it of discriminatory trade against Lithuania and violating WTO trade rules.