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

    10 hrs ago | 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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  2. Weekend Time ScheduleRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  3. Putin and the ‘Good Hitler’Read the original story

    Wednesday | 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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  4. Ukraine v Russia: What will the US do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... "hostage". Measures ... Swedish Air Force JAS-39 Gripen fighter prepares for take off at the Siauliai airbase in Lithuania as part of NATO exercises in early April. Picture: Mindaugas Kulbis The ministry said an officer and a soldier were seized by ... 2 comments

  5. NATO steps up Ukraine supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... alliance. Measures ... Swedish Air Force JAS-39 Gripen fighter prepares for take off at the Siauliai airbase in Lithuania as part of NATO exercises in early April. Picture: Mindaugas Kulbis "We will have more planes in the air, more ships on the ...

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  6. Long-Distance FriendshipsRead the original story

    Wednesday | 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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  7. Ukraine crisis: Nato promises 'more planes in the air, more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Independent

    ... policing effort in the Baltic and the Ministry of Defence confirmed preparations had begun for their deployment to Lithuania. A MoD spokesman said the RAF was sending logistical support equipment for the Typhoons to the region ahead of the ...

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  8. We have two weeks to rescue Rail Baltic - Economy MinisterRead the original story

    Wednesday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Urve Palo, Estonian Minister of Economy, says that she is confident that Lithuanians will shortly accept that Vilnius cannot be included in the current route for Rail Baltic.

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  9. 'I hope she sticks it out, but she is only human'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    ... feel they are flogging a dead horse at times because it must be really, really difficult to get information from Lithuania. "At the bequest of the Hearts administrators, I phoned the Lithuanian ambassador to try and facilitate the important moves ...

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  10. Fed Cup draw good for SARead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | News24

    The South African Fed Cup team was given a favourable draw for this week's Euro Africa Group 2 tournament to be played in Siauliai, Lithuania, from April 16 to 19. The draw, conducted on Tuesday, saw South Africa drawn in Pool B with seeded Georgia and Bosnia and Herzegovina and Egypt.

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  11. EBRD investment turns Lithuania's Klaipeda port into Baltic transhipment hubRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Agricultural Market

    A 32.5 million loan from the EBRD to Klaipedos Smelte, the company operating the container terminal at Klaipeda port in Lithuania, helped modernise its freight handling capacities and upgrade the whole Baltics region as a transit hub.

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  12. A Forced RethinkRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Transitions Online

    ... dock on the banks of the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda, becoming a floating terminal for receiving liquefied gas. Lithuania should then become truly independent of the monopolistic and overpriced supplies from Russia's Gazprom. Lithuanians are now ...

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  13. Regarding the supplemented agenda and draft resolutions of the Annual ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Dujos, (legal entity code 120059523, registered office address Aguonu g. 24, LT-03212 Vilnius, the Republic of Lithuania) (hereinafter referred to as the "Company") publicly announced the draft agenda and draft resolutions of the General Meeting of ...

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  14. Grigiskes Ab: 2014 first quarter salesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | GlobeNewswire

    n the beginning of this year, Nielsen market data confirmed, that in Lithuania GRITE trademarked products convincingly established itself in tissue market leaders positions. During year 2013 vs. year 2012, in modern trade toilet paper category GRITE ...

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  15. Announcement of Litgrid Ab Dividend Payment Procedure for 2013Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | GlobeNewswire

    Vilnius, Lithuania, 2014-04-15 07:05 CEST -- At the ordinary general meeting of LITGRID AB , convened 7 April 2014, the shareholders decided to distribute the Company's profits for 2013 and pay 0,2237 litas per share in dividends.

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  16. Common electronic communications market in Lithuania decreased by 2% in Q4Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Observing provisions of the Law on Electronic Communications, the Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania collected data of electronic communications operators on their activities of the 4th quarter of 2013.

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  17. New ANI-Plast factory in Lithuania to employ people with hearing disabilitiesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    ... its operation in January 2015. The new ANI-Plast factory will also employ people with hearing disabilities, Invest Lithuania has announced, cites LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  18. Baltic Assembly: Baltic States wish to reduce dependency on Russian gasRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Estonian Riigikogu Member Sven Sester, who headed the Baltic Assembly energy market round table meeting that took place in Klaipeda, Lithuania, said that the Baltic states aspire for independence from Russian gas, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.... Read more...

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  19. Swedbank to finance construction of largest wind farm in LithuaniaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Bank Swedbank and wind farm developer Amberwind have signed a long-term funding agreement worth LTL 357 million for the construction of the largest in Lithuania 73.5 megawatt wind farm in Taurage county, informs LETA/ELTA.

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  20. Crimean Tatars Seek Asylum, Lithuania Slaps Russian BroadcasterRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Transitions Online

    ... Union, Reuters reports. On 19 March the court agreed with a proposal from the Radio and Television Commission of Lithuania , the country's media regulator, to ban the Gazprom-owned NTV Mir from running programs produced outside the EU for three ...

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