Edgars Rinkēvičs says Latvia warned Europe about being ‘overly dependent on Russian gas’ | 7.30

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As the war in Ukraine grinds on, the threat of an energy crisis in Europe this winter is putting pressure on the unity of the West’s position. One of the most senior diplomats in Europe, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, has been warning that Putin must be stopped in Ukraine or the Baltic states could be targeted next.

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