VILNIUS – Roman Ruzhechko, a suspect in a Russian probe into a major oil pipeline contamination earlier this year, has asked for political asylum in Lithuania, a Vilnius district court spokesman told Reuters on July 19. ...
Victoria Petrenko. Kyiv Post. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:38:59 +0000.
Linas and his girlfriend Rasa live in an apartment in Vilnius, Lithuania, in a neighbourhood which featured in Chernobyl - but they only realised when they spotted their balcony on the series.
Daily Mail. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:55:07 GMT.
Today, Hilton Garden Inn Vilnius City Centre, opens in the heart of Lithuanian capital Vilnius. The hotel is the latest addition to the rapidly growing Hilton Garden Inn portfolio, one of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) 17 market-leading brands. ...
Hsyndicate. Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:09:10 +0200.
A Lithuanian man and his wife have won the world "wife carrying" title, leaping over timber and wading through waist-high water to beat dozens of other couples for a second year running.
Irish Independent. Sat, 06 Jul 2019 15:35:33 +0100.
Poland, Hungary, Estonia and the Czech Republic have shot down an EU plan to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050, putting the global Paris Climate Agreement in jeopardy.
By Dave Keating, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:43:00 +0000.
A major military exercise involving maritime forces from 18 countries is underway in the Baltic Sea through June 21. It's the 47th annual Baltic Operations, known as BALTOPS. Leading the way is the newly re-established U.S. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:13:33 -0400.
The latest in a series of similar encounters amid heightened tensions between Washington and Moscow, Russia says it intercepted U.S. and Swedish spy planes over the Baltic Sea, according to CNN.
Newsmax. Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:29:40 EDT.
Facts About the Baltic States
The Baltic States consist of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, and are
located along the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. Visit the
government websites listed below for official news and information
about these Baltic nations.
The Republic of Estonia
is governed by an elected unicameral Parliament,
which elects a President. Estonia's capital city is Talinn, and
its national currency is the Kroon. The primary language used by
Estonians is Estonian and in 2007, the estimated population of Estonia
The Republic of Latvia is governed by an
elected Parliament, which elects
a President who, in turn, appoints a Prime Minister. Latvia's
capital city is Riga, and its national currency is the Lat.
The country's national language is Latvian and in 2007, the Latvia's
population was estimated at 2,260,000.
The Republic of Lithuania
is governed by a unicameral Parliament and an
elected President who appoints a Prime Minister. Lithuania's
capital city is Vilnius, and its national currency is the Litas.
The national language of Lithuania is Lithuanian, and in 2007, the
nation's estimated population was 3,575,000.