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15 hrs ago | The Baltic Times

Lithuania appoints new ambassador to Israel - The Baltic Times

On Monday, following the Constitution and having regard to the submission of the Government, the president signed the decree on the appointment of the ambassador.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel

16 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

RAF personnel erect memorial in Lithuania

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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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Israel is bombing Gaza? Support the Jews

The real question is simple: What negotiation can there be with such terrorists - and make no mistake: Hamas, that attacks Israel from Gaza with rockets, is a terrorist organization.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine), Terrorism, Palestinian Territories, Europe, Opinion

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Pentagon: F-15 pullout from Europe may be on hold

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

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Related Topix: World News, US Military, US Air Force, RAF Lakenheath, US News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Omnitel boosts 4G coverage to 65%

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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Today.Az

Lithuania, Azerbaijan, similarities and differences

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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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Wedding

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Switched

Lithuanian Orchestra Performs With A Piano-Playing Cat, Calls It A 'Catcerto'

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

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Related Topix: Arts, Symphony, Classical, World News,

GlobeNewswire

On the intention to acquire UAB Rolvika shares

Negotiation of 100% of the UAB Rolvika shares acquisition is ongoing by AB City Service .

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

The Seimas Ombudsman in Lithuania urges to safeguard professional rights of journalists

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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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Lithuanian Amber Grid signs gas pipeline construction contract

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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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Nerve News

Incumbent Lithuanian president takes oath for second term

Dalia Grybauskaite Saturday took oath of office for a second five-year term as president of Lithuania.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Valdas Adamkus

Fri Jul 11, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Notice on concluded contracts

On 11 July 2014, having received an ascent of the Board of Directors, AB Amber Grid signed contracts on contract works of the construction of gas pipeline KlaipA-da-KurA A-nai and the purchase of pipes necessary for the construction.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Canada.com

Canadian Air Force fighter jets poised to launch missions near Russian airspace

Six CF-18 Hornets from 425 Tactical Fighter Squadron take off from Bagotville, Que., on April 29, 2014 to fly to Romania as part of Canada's contribution to NATO?'s reassurance measures in order to promote security and stability in Eastern and Central Europe.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Russia, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Russia gives green light for next U.S. ambassador

Russia has given the green light for career diplomat John Tefft to be appointed U.S. ambassador to Moscow, an aide to President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Europe, World News, Ukraine, Asia, Georgia

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Hispanic Business

The Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania decided to grant a state...

2. To establish that the state guarantee regarding the above-mentioned loan shall also be valid when: 2.1. the LNGT project implemented by the Company and/or the works and/or the assets forming it are transferred and/or the LNGT activity performed by the Company is moved to a subsidiary directly 100 percent controlled by the Company under the ... (more)

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The United States Army

SMA visits Germany, discusses Army profession, Soldier issues

Sgt. Maj. of the Army Ray Chandler and his wife Jeanne met with Soldiers, families and senior leaders to discuss key issues throughout the U.S. Army Europe community, during a visit to Germany, Monday through today.

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Related Topix: US Military, Katterbach Kaserne, US Army, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Europe, Latvia, World News, Estonia

Fri Jul 04, 2014

American Thinker

Diana and Ron: The Second Front

Diana West makes the case in her book, American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on Our Nation's Character , that Communist agents in the U.S. helped block a strategy that could have ended the war early and stymied Soviet designs on Eastern Europe, and reduced, too, the scope of the Holocaust.

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Related Topix: Latvia, World News, Europe, Russia, Asia

The Baltic Times

U.S destroyer docks in Lithuania amid Ukraine unrest - The Baltic Times

On July 4, Dalia Grybauskaite, President of Lithuania, Minister of National Defense Juozas Olekas, US Ambassador in Lithuania Deborah and other guests are also expected to conduct visits to the vessel.

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Related Topix: World News, US Military, US Navy, Norfolk, VA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The United States Army

SMA visits Germany, discusses Army profession, Soldier issues

Sgt. Maj. of the Army Ray Chandler and his wife Jeanne met with Soldiers, families and senior leaders to discuss key issues throughout the U.S. Army Europe community, during a visit to Germany, Monday through today.

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Related Topix: US Military, Katterbach Kaserne, US Army, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Europe, Latvia, World News, Estonia

The Baltic Times

Vilnius readies for its Song Festival - The Baltic Times

The Lithuanian Song Festival is here! It is the country's most important cultural event, included in the UNESCO World Heritage list and makes the name 'Lithuania' famous all over the world.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Lithuania Travel, Europe Travel

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