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Topic - Lithuania
Lithuania (/ˌlɪθjuːˈeɪniə/, U.S. usually ) is a country in Northern Europe, the southernmost of the three Baltic states. Situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, it shares borders with Latvia to the north, Belarus to the southeast, Poland, and the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad to the southwest.Across the Baltic Sea to the west lies Sweden and Denmark.Its population is 3.32 million. Its capital and largest city is Vilnius. - Source: Wikipedia
At 7-foot-3, Zydrunas Ilgauskas towered over everyone yet stayed completely down to earth.
As the arena filled with the familiar drone of "Zeeeeeee," Zydrunas Ilgauskas waved his right hand and used his left to gently pat his heart.
The ties between a former Army colonel and a Russian entrepreneur are at the heart of a criminal investigation into a program that supplies American allies with Russian helicopters.
Yuri Borisov's performance on a lucrative U.S. military contract was dismal - cost overruns, blown deadlines, forged paperwork.
Two-time defending European champion Spain faces a seemingly comfortable road to defend its title at Euro 2016 after being drawn Sunday with Luxembourg, Macedonia, Belarus, Slovakia and Ukraine for the qualifiers.
While political unrest in Ukraine dominates headlines, lawmakers in Washington are quietly pressuring the Obama administration to take a more aggressive stand toward allowing NATO membership for Georgia — another former Soviet republic and source of contention between the U.S. and Russia.
The infant mortality rate in Memphis is up, illustrating the challenge faced by health officials, hospitals and community leaders who are fighting to reduce the number of babies who die before their first birthday, officials said.
Jonas Valanciunas was "juiced" from the moment he batted the opening tip into the backcourt.
Two Russian biathletes have been provisionally suspended after tested positive for a doping substance in cases announced the week before the Sochi Olympics opens.
The flights from New York to Sochi won't come close to comparing with the journey Isabella Tobias already has taken to earn an Olympic berth.
The downfall of the Soviet empire was an American achievement on par with victory against Japan and Germany.
Obama is silent as Russia imposes its will on a former vassal
The power struggle between Russia and its Eastern European neighbors is playing out again on the heels of the European Union's Eastern Partnership summit.
Russia's confirmed launch of a high-tech missile system near the border with Poland and Lithuania is an aggressive act that will destabilize the region, U.S. authorities said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to re-create a Russian sphere of influence in Ukraine, while President Obama is occupied with politics at home and in Iran. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been intimidated like Mr. Obama, and took the wrong side against eastern neighbors by proposing European Union-Russian talks about long-independent states. Congress and Mr. Obama should help Ukraine retain free markets, and the freedom and democracy of their people ("Protests continue in tense Kiev as Ukraine tilts away from West toward Moscow," Web, Nov. 25).