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  1. My 50 best friends are Holocaust survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... requested by my editor of his Holocaust experiences. Boris tells me once again that when the Russians occupied Lithuania in 1940, they nationalized his family's rope-manufacturing company in Panevezys. He moved to Siauliai, and, under a law that ...

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  2. Holocaust survivor to speak at RotaryRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Fairfield Glade Vista

    ... lunch will be served from 11:30 AM to noon at a cost of $11 per person. Mr. Pais was born in 1927 in Ukmerge, Lithuania. At age 14, German soldiers forcibly herded Pais and his parents and siblings into a ghetto. There he saw many young children and ...

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  3. The Government of the Republic of Lithuania adopted a resolution to...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... to finance the liquefied natural gas terminal project with own and borrowed funds, adopted a resolution on of Lithuania, as the holder of the Company shares, to ensure that its authorised representative in the general meeting of shareholders propose ...

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  4. Special Needs, Common ProblemsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Transitions Online

    ... those facilities," admitted Vaida Kaikariene, a primary-school principal in the resort of Palanga in western Lithuania. If a wheelchair user wanted to enroll at the school, municipal regulations require that the local education department be ...

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  5. Lithuania construction market: Sharp fall of -15.5% witnessed between 2008-2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    2014-04-23 21:51:03 - Construction in Lithuania - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017 - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The Lithuanian construction industry recorded a CAGR of -15.50% during the review period (2008A ...

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  6. Information on suggested additional candidate for the members of...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    By the initiative of the main shareholder - Kaunas city municipality and following chapter 4 of the article 25 of the Law on Companies of the Republic of Lithuania Ricardas Juska, mayor of Jurbarkas district was suggested as additional candidate for the members of Supervisory Board of The agenda of the General Meeting of Shareholders and draft ... (more)

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  7. Belfast Giants sign new head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UTV

    ... has returned to the US for the summer, Garside is currently in action with Team GB at the World Championships in Lithuania. Adam Keefe has already signed up to captain the Giants again, also joined in the 2014/15 line-up by early signings Craig ...

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  8. Notification about the intention to submit a non-competitive mandatory tender offerRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Baltic Champs Group, UAB, code 145798333, with its registered office at Siauliu distr. municip. Poviliskiu vill., Lithuania, (ii) Vretola Holdings Limited, code HE 270472, with its registered office at Stylianou Lena, 18, Pallouriotissa, 1046, ...

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  9. Valanciunas unfazed by Nets' GarnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... more effort," Valanciunas said, laughing. On whether Garnett was a player he looked up to growing up in Utena, Lithuania: "His last name is really famous, so I heard about him when I was a kid." What helped Valanciunas keep the nerves at bay, Casey ...

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  10. Sunday's Time ScheduleRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... , Japan at Netherlands, Thailand at Sweden, Switzerland at Brazil. ZONAL GROUP II, Europe/Africa Zone at Siauliai, Lithuania.

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  11. U.S. military shifting gears in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Marine Corps Times

    Top left: An F-15 lands in Lithuania in preparation for the NATO Baltic air policing mission.

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  12. Weekend Time ScheduleRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | KDWN

    ... Japan at Netherlands, Thailand at Sweden, Switzerland at Brazil. ZONAL GROUP II, Europe/Africa Zone at Siauliai, Lithuania. ITF, Fed Cup, WORLD GROUP, semifinals: Italy at Czech Republic, Germany at Australia. Playoffs: Argentina at Russia, Slovakia ...

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  13. Long-Distance FriendshipsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Transitions Online

    ... their regularly alternating patrols over the Baltics, for which, in addition to the existing base in Siauliai, Lithuania, the Estonians have offered the new, modernized airport at Amari. A scene similar to Lask is hard to imagine in the Czech ...

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  14. After Russian moves in Ukraine, NATO reassurances ease fears in BalticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Stars and Stripes

    ... attached to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi during a regional training event at Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania, on April 1, 2014. The U.S. Air Force assumed command of the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission for a four-month rotation from ...

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  15. Head-on-beach murder: Killer fails in bid to get softer jail sentence ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Daily Record

    ... fails in bid to get softer jail sentence as court reimposes life term after transfer to prison in his native Lithuania EVIL former Red Army soldier Vitas Plytnykas, who was sentenced to 28 years for the brutal murder of Jolanta Bledaite, hoped to ...

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  16. SA women whitewash EgyptRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | News24

    The South African women's tennis team beat Egypt 3-0 in their Euro-Africa Group 2 Fed Cup tie in Siauliai, Lithuania on Friday.

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  17. NATO to open air base in Estonia in response to Ukraine conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Let's be smart

    ... has been saying for a long time that the Baltic air policing mission could have two bases - one in Siauliai, Lithuania, and another in Amari, Estonia," he told the newspaper. "Several allies have offered to provide more aircraft, which makes it ...

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  18. Ukrainian extremists will only triumph if Russia invadesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | New Statesman

    ... point the history of Rus fragments into parts. Most of the lands of Rus were gathered in by the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, an enormous warrior state with a capital in Vilnius. Its grand dukes styled themselves the inheritors of Rus, and adapted many ...

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  19. Weekend Time ScheduleRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Japan at Netherlands, Thailand at Sweden, Switzerland at Brazil. ZONAL GROUP II, Europe/Africa Zone at Siauliai, Lithuania. ITF, Fed Cup, WORLD GROUP, semifinals: Italy at Czech Republic, Germany at Australia. Playoffs: Argentina at Russia, Slovakia ...

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  20. Putin and the ‘Good Hitler’Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Free Republic

    ... annexation of Crimea and Adolf Hitler's Anschluss of Austria and annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudetenland and Lithuania's Klaipeda region in 1938-1939. For his views, Zubov was promptly fired from his job at the Moscow State Institute of ...

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