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Lithuanian MPs call on Armenia to free Azerbaijani territories.

- Today.Az - AZ

Lithuania: Diena Media News sites hit by cyber attack - The Baltic Times.

KAUNAS - The Kauno.diena.lt, Klaipeda.diena.lt and Diena.lt news sites were the target of a cyber attack on Tuesday.T......

- The Baltic Times - US

Valletta's Caruana fails NADO test.

Valletta skipper and Malta international Jonathan Caruana has been provisionally suspended by the Malta Football Association after failing an out-of-competition test carried out by the National Anti-Doping Organisation , the Times of Malta has learnt. The central defender was summoned by NADO officials during last month's ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Azerbaijan, Lithuania discuss ways to develop cooperation.

- Today.Az - AZ

Ryanair welcomes Lithuanian president to Kaunas maintenance base to launch National Career Week - The Baltic Times.

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, welcomed Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of Lithuania, and 80 Lithuanian high school students ......

- The Baltic Times - US

Azerbaijan, Lithuania aim to boost trade, economic cooperation.

- Today.Az - AZ

Lithuania remains Ukraine's reliable partner - officials.

Lithuanian leadership assured that Lithuania would continue to be a reliable partner of Ukraine in upholding its territorial integrity and sovereignty, as well as realizing the urgent tasks of the reform process, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service told UNIAN following the meetings of Ukraine's Foreign Minister ...

- UNIAN - UA

NATO jets in Baltics scrambled twice last week over Russian warplanes - The Baltic Times.

VILNIUS - NATO fighter jets serving in the Alliance's air-policing mission in the Baltic countries were scrambled twice last week to interce......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian Foreign Minister: Security situation in Eastern Ukraine not improving - The Baltic Times.

VILNIUS - The security situation inEastern Ukraine is not improving, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said after meeting with......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian president gives no comment on Skvernelis-Paluckas "exchange of rhetoric" - The Baltic Times.

KARMELAVA – Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite has dismissed as "exchange of rhetoric" the public statements about coa......

- The Baltic Times - US

Ten member states register surplus.

Ten countries – including Malta – in the European Union registered a surplus in 2016, Eurostat reported yesterday. Luxembourg , Malta , Sweden , Germany , Greece , the Czech Republic , Cyprus and the Netherlands , Estonia and Lithuania registered a government surplus, while Bulgaria and Latvia reported a government ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Liverpool injury news: Jurgen Klopp delivers positive update on Adam Lallana and Danny Ings

Lallana picked up an injury in England's World Cup qualifier against Lithuania in March.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

FM Mammadyarov leaves for Lithuania

- Today.Az - AZ

Lithuanian Foreign Minister: Europe's future scenario will depend on France's presidential choice - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Future scenarios of Europe will depend upon the choice made by France, Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said i......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian Foreign Minister wants fewer requirements for referendum on dual citizenship - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius has proposed considering fewer requirements for the referendum on dual citize......

- The Baltic Times - US

FM Mammadyarov leaves for Lithuania

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has left for an official visit to Lithuania, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said on April 24.

- AzerNews - AZ

Actor Tom Schilling finds voice on debut album

The German star of "Oh Boy" and "Generation War" has moved from the movie to the music stage with band The Jazz Kids as debut record "Vilnius" is released.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

RFE/RL: Lithuania's foreign minister says NATO deployment shows commitment

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius says the recent NATO deployments to the Baltic region and elsewhere in Eastern Europe are a sign that the Western alliance 'will do anything' to defend the security of member nations, according to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty .

- UNIAN - UA

Lithuanian parliament lifts Liberal Movement MP's immunity - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania's parliament on Thursday lifted the legal immunity of the Liberal Movement's MP Gintaras Steponavicius to allo......

- The Baltic Times - US

Steampunk Sculptures That I Create From Trash

By​ Artūras Tamašauskas/Posted at;www.boredpanda.com/ Hello, my name is Artūras and I'm from Lithuania. I create steampunk art and use various antique stuff and metal details. I hope to get some support from you. There are my steampunk style works. More … Continue reading → The post Steampunk Sculptures ...

- worldwide hippies - US

Lithuanian volunteers help soldiers in eastern Ukraine - AP

The Associated Press tells a story of Lithuanian volunteers’ assistance to Ukrainian government forces in their struggle against pro-Russian rebels by supplying non-lethal military aid, such as night-vision goggles, helmets, bullet-proof vests and telescopic sniper sights, as well as packing colorful teddy bears for ...

- UNIAN - UA

Episode 16: Historian Timothy Snyder On The Evolution Of National Identity

Welcome to episode 16 of The Josh Marshall Show, in this episode Josh talks to author and historian Timothy Snyder. They talk about Timothy's book "The Reconstruction of Nations," a book about the evolution of national identity and the organization of national states in northeast Europe going back a bit more than four ...

- TPM News - US

Lithuania's Linkevicius Says Censorship Is No Answer To Propaganda

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linus Linkevicius said censorship is not an answer in the fight against Russian propaganda. His government recently launched a campaign on television urging citizens to report any suspicious online stories. He discussed his views of how to address the problem in an interview with Current Time TV ...

- Radio Free Europe - US

Lithuania FM Says NATO Deployment Shows Commitment

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius says the recent NATO deployments to the Baltic region and elsewhere in Eastern Europe are a sign that the Western alliance will do anything' to defend the security of member nations.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Latvians still feel less secure than Lithuanians and Estonians - The Baltic Times

RIGA - Latvians still feel less secure than people in other Baltic states, shows the latest Ergo Security Index in the Baltic States.&#......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian court orders closure of portal broadcasting Russian TV content - The Baltic Times

A Lithuanian court has instructed Baltijas Mediju Aliance , a company registered in Latvia, to discontinue unlawful broadcasts of Russian t......

- The Baltic Times - US

2016 upswing in residential market only a little below 2004–2007 - The Baltic Times

The year of 2016 has played out as a very good year for the Lithuanian residential market, with the country’s region seeing a quicker grow......

- The Baltic Times - US

PM: Lithuania should overcome Latvia in competition battle for Chinese investments - The Baltic Times

Lithuania should overcome Latvia in the competition battle for Chinese companies’ investments in the transport and logistics sector, Lithu......

- The Baltic Times - US

Court upholds Irish citizen's conviction for attempted support to terrorists - The Baltic Times

Lithuania’s Court of Appeals found Irish citizen Michael Campbell guilty of attempting to finance and support terrorist operations and oth......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian MP budges amid calls to resign - The Baltic Times

Gintaras Steponavicius of the Lithuanian Liberal Movement says that he would not step down as a Lithuanian parliamentarian despite calls f......

- The Baltic Times - US

Ruling LFGU remains most popular party - The Baltic Times

The ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union continues to top popularity rankings, with 26 per cent of respondents saying they would vo......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuania receives 14 refugees from Syria under EU program - The Baltic Times

Fourteen refugees from Syria have arrived in Lithuania under the European Union’s program, the Migration Department announced.&......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuanian municipality says exercise fuels hostility against Poland - The Baltic Times

Municipality of Salcininkai, southeastern Lithuania, has dismissed as provocation the recent exercise of deterring a saboteur attack.......

- The Baltic Times - US

IMF: Latvia's economy to grow most among the Baltic States this year - The Baltic Times

Lithuania’s 2017 economic development will be faster than in 2016, however, will be behind the gross domestic product growth project......

- The Baltic Times - US

Wine & Dine Guide - The Baltic Times

Valgomasis, VilniusValgomasis , a trendy new restaurant in Vilniu......

- The Baltic Times - US

Lithuania to push military spending above Nato target

Lithuania will keep increasing military spending after hitting Nato's recommended level of 2 percent of gross domestic product in the next two years, said the country's finance minister, Vilius Sapoka, in an interview with Reuters. The government also plans to raise tax revenues to 40 percent of GDP in the next five years, ...

- EU Observer - EU

On the Front Lines of Russian Infowar

Christian CarylThe three Baltic republics—Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania—have been confronting the threat of Russian information warfare for years. What can the United States learn from their experience?

- Pulitzer Center - US

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