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  1. Lithuania: The Incredible Shrinking University DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Transitions Online

    ... in a university architecture program. But he soon gave it up to learn welding at a vocational training center. As Lithuania considers how to cut a high youth unemployment rate, it has joined a battle being waged across the European Union, to channel ...

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  2. The Supreme Court of Lithuania accepted for consideration the...Read the original story

    Monday | GlobeNewswire

    The Supreme Court of Lithuania accepted for consideration the cassation appeal lodged by Klaipedos nafta, AB, in the court case with Naftos grupe, UAB We hereby inform that on 25th July, 2014 the Supreme Court of Lithuania by its ruling accepted for consideration the cassation appeal lodged by Klaipedos nafta, AB, code 110648893, registered at ... (more)

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  3. Full UK Battle Group To Join Poland ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ananova

    ... 16 countries. Four RAF Eurofighter Typhoon jets have been at Nato's Baltic Air Policing mission, based at Lithuania's Siauliai Air Base, since Russia annexed the Crimean region of Ukraine earlier this year. Normally the mission involves just four ...

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  4. TDF 2014 - Stage 19 Report & ResultsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Daily Peloton

    Ramunas Navardauskas has become the first Lithuanian to win a stage at the Tour de France with a solo victory in Bergerac.

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  5. Clock ticks on Lithuania 2015 euro move...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Bangkok Post

    Lithuania won the EU's final green light this week to join the eurozone in 2015, completing a Baltic embrace of Europe's checkered single currency as security concerns over Russia nudge other reluctant eastern candidates towards adoption.

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  6. Lithuanian parlt adopted over 300 legislative acts in spring sessionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    ... 17 July 2014 due to the solemn sitting held on 12 July 2014 when Dalia Grybauskaite, President of the Republic of Lithuania, was sworn in for the second term of office. After the Government returned its mandate to the re-elected President, the ...

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  7. Racho Ribarov Appointed Honorary Consul of Lithuania to BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sofia News Agency

    The Bulgarian government has adopted a decision approving the opening of a consular office of the Republic of Lithuania in Bulgaria.

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  8. RAF personnel erect memorial in LithuaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    MISSION MARKED: Members of 135 Expeditionary Air Wing, based at RAF Leeming attend a memorial ceremony at the Hill of Crosses, in Lithuania Members of 135 Expeditionary Air Wing, based at RAF Leeming, near Bedale , North Yorkshire, placed a cross at the Hill of Crosses, near Siauliai, Lithuania.

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  9. Lithuania appoints new ambassador to Israel - The Baltic TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Baltic Times

    ... as Director of the Eastern Neighbourhood Policy Department at the Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, will represent Lithuania in Tel Aviv as of September 8. Bagdonas' diplomatic career began in 1994 when he was the consul of Lithuanian Embassy in Ukraine, ...

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  10. Israel is bombing Gaza? Support the JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Jerusalem Post

    ... old fart, who is as clueless about geopolitics as he is about history, but is ready to ramble on about how Lithuania should remember it's history and recognize Palestinian independence. "Free Palestine!" squeals the little gang of keffiyeh- and ... 7 comments

  11. Pentagon: F-15 pullout from Europe may be on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Stars and Stripes

    An F-15C Eagle lands at Siauliai air base, Lithuania, on Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

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  12. Lithuanian City Service may acquire Rolvika's sharesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Negotiation of 100% of the UAB Rolvika shares acquisition is ongoing by AB City Service. On 16 of July, 2014, the application for authorisation of transaction was submitted to the Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania, reports LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  13. Omnitel boosts 4G coverage to 65%Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Since then, the network has been expanded to around 50 of the country's largest towns and cities, including Palanga, Nida, Svencionys, Moletu, Jonava, Sirvintos, Silale, Kryzioku, Jurbarke, Taurageje, Sakiuose, Alytus, Birstonas, Druskininkai, Varena, Marijampole, Simnas, Kalvarija, Lazdijai, Salcininkai and Pilviskiuose.

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  14. LNG Carrier Independence for Klaipeda entered the Red SeaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    LNG Carrier Independence built for the Liquefied Natural Gas terminal in Klaipeda is sailing to Lithuania and has entered the Red Sea, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to Klaipeda.... Read more...

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  15. Lithuania, Azerbaijan, similarities and differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Today.Az

    By Erika Janusauskyt?, AzerNews Education system in Lithuania may look not good enough for some people but the story is different for some others.

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  16. Lithuanian Orchestra Performs With A Piano-Playing Cat, Calls It A 'Catcerto'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Switched

    Symphony leaders and philharmonic enthusiasts have long pondered how classical music havens can attract a young, contemporary audience.

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  17. On the intention to acquire UAB Rolvika sharesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | GlobeNewswire

    ... 2014, the application for authorization of transaction was submitted to the Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania. The end of negotiation and signing of share purchase - sale agreement is planned in due time. is engaged in refrigeration, ...

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  18. 49ers Announce Benas Griciunas Joins TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Charlotte 49ers

    ... Lithuanian U-20 National team, has transferred from Auburn University to Charlotte. Griciunas, who is from Silute, Lithuania, will sit out the 2014-15 season in accordance with NCAA rules and have three years of eligibility remaining beginning with ...

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  19. The Seimas Ombudsman in Lithuania urges to safeguard professional rights of journalistsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Seimas Ombudsman Raimondas Sukys addressed the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania with a recommendation to draft a sample regulation, which would assure that the right of journalists' to get/acquire information is properly implemented by governmental and municipal institutions, reports BC ombudsman's press service.... Read more...

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  20. Lithuanian Amber Grid signs gas pipeline construction contractRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On 11 July 2014, having received an ascent of the Board of Directors, Lithuanian Amber Grid signed contracts on contract works of the construction of gas pipeline Klaipeda-Kursenai and the purchase of pipes necessary for the construction, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to Amber Grid.... Read more...

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