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War in Ukraine: parliament lets gun owners buy night vision sights

In response to Russia's ongoing war in Ukraine, the Lithuanian parliament adopted amendments this week to allow gun owners to buy night vision sights.

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Lithuania’s Monika Liu finishes 14th at Eurovision

Lithuania‘s Monika Liu with the song Sentimentai finished in the 14th place at Saturday’s Eurovision Song Contest.

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Lithuania’s Monika Liu finishes14th at Eurovision

Lithuania‘s Monika Liu with the song Sentimentai finished in the 14th place at Saturday’s Eurovision Song Contest.

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After Finland's announcement Lithuania needs to rethink its security concept -

Experts say that the accession of Finland and Sweden to NATO would significantly increase the security of the region, but the Baltic States

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Olena Zelenska Thanks First Ladies of Poland, Lithuania and France

… of Poland Agata Kornhauser-Duda, Lithuania – Diana Nausėdienė, France – … established Ukrainian Center in Vilnius, which will become the … the Ukrainian heart of Lithuania – a place for conferences … of Ukrainian immigrants in Lithuania and France. “When …

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She kept on climbing, until the mountains took her. 'I don’t seek death, but I don’t mind if it happens'

Wanda Rutkiewicz, a Polish mountaineer born in Lithuania’s Plungė, was the third woman to climb the Everest and the firs...

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Week in Lithuania: Seimas deems Russian actions in Ukraine as genocide, Kaunas investigates appearance of Kremlin’s war symbols

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Last week, Lithuanian Post said it would increase service prices, lay off 600 employees, but Seimas recognised Russian actions in Ukraine as genocide. Police in Kaunas investigated appearance of Kremlin’s war symbols. Russian war symbols appear in Kaunas Russia’s war symbol, the «Z» letter, being used in Ukraine appeared on trees at the Soldiers’ Cemetery […]

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Ukrainian refugees in Lithuania begin returning home

Ukrainians who fled the war in their country are starting to return home. Three full buses leave Lithuania’s Kaunas for ...

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Lithuanian parlt approves electricity, gas price compensation plan

Part of the recent sharp increase in electricity and natural gas prices for residents and businesses in Lithuania will be compensated from the state budget in the second half of this year.

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Lithuanian Post to increase service prices

Lietuvos Pastas (Lithuanian Post) is planning to increase prices for its services and lay off about 600 employees after reporting a net loss of 6.4 million euros last year amid a decline in conventional postal services, the state-owned company said on Thursday.

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Transport Minister: Ukrainian grain corridor via Belarus under consideration

Lithuanian Transport and Communications Minister Marius Skuodis says there are only two realistic ways to get grains out of war-torn Ukraine: to unblock Ukrainian ports with the help of international institutions or to create a humanitarian corridor for shipments via Belarus.

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Lithuania's Eurovision song was written in London

… vying for the win is Lithuania, which will be represented … songs, before settling in Vilnius, Lithuania';s capital. The Eurovision … panel of two of Lithuania’s biggest talent shows: The … 2020 album, Melodija. Has Lithuania won Eurovision before? No, but …

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Lithuanian filmmaker’s movie to be screened at Cannes after his death

… ) Mariupolis 2, a film by Lithuanian filmmaker Mantas Kvedaravicius, who was …

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Hungary 'holding EU decision makers hostage' over Russia oil embargo: Lithuanian FM

… on Russian oil, according to Lithuania';s foreign minister. This … would ruin the Hungarian economy. Lithuania';s Foreign Minister Gabrielius … ; Just a few days after Lithuania';s parliament declared Russia …

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Church of Lithuania supports Ukraine Christians

… DHM. Without “many waves” the Lithuania Church, LKB, started on their … drive back 1000 kms to Vilnius. When I first heard about … mind blown. The history of Lithuania was based on sacrifices, being … been in the churches around Lithuania. We must understand that …

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