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  1. Russian 'FSB Employee' Arrested in Lithuania ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... the Prosecutor's Office said. "The arrested [Russian national] was on a reconnaissance mission directed against Lithuania, whose goal was the infiltration of Lithuanian government bodies, law enforcement agencies and Lithuania's intelligence ...

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  2. Russia accused of disrupting new energy link between Sweden and LithuaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | EurActiv.com

    Russian naval ships have repeatedly disrupted cable-laying work between Sweden and Lithuania in the past few months, prompting diplomatic protests from both countries affected. The laying of the Nordbalt cable, which is being built between Sweden and Lithuania, has been disrupted four times by Russian ships in the past two months, the Swedish press reported.

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  3. Sweden accuses Russian warships of disrupting power cable layingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Russia Taday

    Swedish authorities have accused Russian naval ships of interfering with the cable-laying work between Sweden and Lithuania. It comes a few months after Sweden unsuccessfully hunted for Russian submarines in the Stockholm archipelago.

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  4. Russian warships accused 'chasing away' Swedish vessel to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Independent

    Lithuania says it is being bullied by the Kremlin - and has already starting drawing up plans for what to do if Russia invades Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Russia has been accused of using its warships to deliberately disrupt the construction of undersea power cables that would reduce the energy reliance of Baltic states on Moscow.

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  5. Russian warships disrupt Swedish cable layingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Local

    Russian naval ships have repeatedly disrupted cable-laying work between Sweden and Lithuania in the past few months, prompting diplomatic protests from both countries affected. The laying of the Nordbalt cable, which is being built between Sweden and Lithuania, has been disrupted four times by Russian ships in the past two months.

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  6. Candle Maker's CEO Gets Lean Ideas at DakarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | PRWeb

    ... ndle product availability coupled with substantially reduced inventories. The plant is located in Klaipeda region, Lithuania.

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  7. Lithuania to co-operate over Vilna Gaon grave siteRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Jewish Chronicle

    Lithuania is to erect a monument to mark the site of a historic Jewish cemetery that was once the resting place of the Vilna Gaon. Representatives of the London-based Committee of the Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries recently met Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius to discuss the future of the old Shnipishok cemetery.

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  8. Sakinis and Riccardi Earn Individual All-Ivy AccoladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Dartmouth Big Green

    ... many good players that it is really an honor for these guys to be recognized." Sakinis, who hails from Siauliai, Lithuania, is the third Big Green men's tennis player in Dartmouth history to be named Player of the Year, the last being Dan Coakley in ...

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  9. Men's Tennis All-Ivy, Postseason Awards AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Ivy League Sports

    ... was bestowed with the inaugural Coach of the Year award in a vote by the League's head coaches. Sakinis (Siauliai, Lithuania) is just the third Dartmouth player to win the League's Player of the Year honor in men's tennis, joining Matt Semler ...

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  10. Lithuania Protests Russia's Disruptive Naval ActivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Voice of America

    Lithuania sent a protest note to Russia Thursday for repeated naval activities in its exclusive economic zone in the Baltic Sea. The foreign ministry of the Baltic state summoned the Russian ambassador in Vilnius to deliver the protest accusing the Kremlin's warships of disrupting peaceful shipping and economic activity of the country.

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  11. New Zealand And Israel End Diplomatic Row Over New AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | International Business Times

    ... creation of a Palestinian state. The U.S. and Australia voted against the resolution while Britain, South Korea, Lithuania, Rwanda and Nigeria had abstained following calls from U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Meanwhile, U.S. Vice-President Joe ...

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  12. Panorama Europe Film Fest announces 2015 slateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Centre, the Consulate General of Estonia, the Consulate General of Spain, the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania, the General Representation of the Government of Flanders to the U.S., the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia and Slovenian Film ...

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  13. Sixteen Films to Screen as Part of Moving Image's Panorama Europe Festival, 5/29-6/14Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Panorama Europe 2015, the seventh edition of this vital festival of new European cinema , presented by Museum of the Moving Image and the European Union National Institutes for Culture , returns to the Museum and the Bohemian National Hall with a slate of sixteen new features from May 29 through June 14. The opening weekend includes special screenings of Gods , with director Lukasz Palkowski in person on Friday, May 29, and Bota , with co-director Iris Elezi in person, on Sunday, May 31. Both screenings will be followed by conversations with the filmmakers, and receptions. Other festival titles include films from Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Slovenia, and Spain.

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  14. New service to Lithuania from InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Antrim Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Belfast International Airport added to its 'basket' of destinations with the start of Wizz Air's direct flights to Europe's basketball capital, Vilnius Lithuania.

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  15. Amber Grid signs agreement on EU support for construction of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Lithuania's Natural Gas Transmission System Operator, AB Amber Grid, and the European Union's Innovation Network Executive Agency signed an agreement on the EU's financial support for the construction of the Klaipeda-Kursenai gas transmission pipeline.

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  16. Lithuania and NIB sign EUR 100 mln loan agreement on energy efficiencyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Nordic Investment Bank and the Republic of Lithuania have signed a loan agreement, totalling EUR 100 million, with a maturity of 20 years, to improve energy efficiency in public and residential buildings, Lithuania's Ministry of Finance reported BC.... Read more...

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  17. Cultural dialogs: Latvia - " UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Day

    ... According to i-pro.kiev.ua website, the presentation of this original audiovisual project was held in Klaipeda, Lithuania. The second performance took place in Milan, and the event in Odesa will become the third. The musical works on the concert ...

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  18. The Government of the Republic of Lithuania adopted a resolution to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | GlobeNewswire

    The Government of the Republic of Lithuania adopted a resolution to assign 1 percent of the profit available for distribution for payment of dividend of AB Klaipedos Nafta The Government of the Republic of Lithuania adopted a resolution on 27th of April 2015 to instruct the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania, as the holder of the Company shares, to ensure that its authorized representative in the general meeting of shareholders propose to assign 1 percent of the Company's profit for 2014 available for distribution for payment of dividend and vote for this proposal. The proposed amount of dividends per share shall be 0,0008397933 LTL .

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  19. Sun-dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Saudi Press Agency

    ... H (SPA) 07-07-1436 AH Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques receives Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Lithuania (SPA) 07-07-1436 AH Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques receives Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Lithuania (SPA) ...

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  20. Lithuania's Curonian Spit a sanctuary of solitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    At the edge of the Valley of Silence, the landscape changes so suddenly it's like strolling to another continent - from a placid, fragrant pine forest to a soaring wall of brown sand. A short but steep 52-meter vertical climb to the top of the Parnidis Dune - known affectionately or humorously as "Lithuania's Sahara" - reveals a sweeping view of a remarkable and soothing landscape, the Curonian Spit.

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