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Canadian women's 3x3 basketball team takes silver at World Cup

Info News 26 Jun 2022
Michelle Plouffe had seven points, four rebounds and five blocks for Canada ... It was the first gold medal for France at this event and the first silver for the Canadians, who beat Lithuania 16-14 in the semifinals earlier in the day ... .
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Russia warns of 'non-diplomatic' response to Kaliningrad restrictions

The Jerusalem Post 22 Jun 2022
"In the event of a real military threat to the Kaliningrad region, the Russian Federation will be forced to create a land corridor to the region through the territory of Lithuania."Vladimir Evseev, the head of the Caucasus Department of the Institute of CIS Countries.
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Olympic judo bronze medallist made guest of honour at German sambo tournament

Inside The Games 22 Jun 2022
Fighters from the host nation, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Romania, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine took part in the event in Lüneburg, close to Hamburg ... was guest of honour.More than 200 young athletes competed at the event ©FIAS.
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Between Russia and Europe, Kaliningrad is isolated by Putin’s war

New Statesman 21 Jun 2022
The Kremlin has slammed Lithuania’s move as an attempt to blockade the city ... Memories of Soviet misrule and occupation are very much alive in Lithuania, particularly the “January Events” in which Soviet troops sought to crush the republic’s 1991 declaration of independence, killing 14 protesters.
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First day of 3x3 World Cup concludes with six teams undefeated

Inside The Games 21 Jun 2022
The hosts, Serbia, and the United States won both of their fixtures in the men's tournament while Lithuania, Spain, and Canada hold a 100 per cent record in the women's event ... In the women's event, Lithuania beat Japan with ease 21-14 before recording an 18-16 upset against top seed Germany.
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Into the west! Galway Film Fleadh returns for 34th year

RTE 21 Jun 2022
One of the nine nominees for the Fleadh's Bingham Ray New Talent Award, Éanna Hardwicke (Smother, Normal People) stars in two world premieres at this year’s event ... Documentaries making their debuts at this year’s event include Nothing Compares, a new film about Sinéad O’Connor, and new films about activist Fr.
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Lithuania defends ban on some supplies to Russian territory

McDowell News 20 Jun 2022
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania on Monday defended its decision to bar rail transit from Russia to a Russian Baltic Sea exclave of goods hit by European Union sanctions, in a move that drew Moscow's strong anger amid high tensions in the region ... Trains with goods for Kaliningrad travel via Belarus and Lithuania ... Events start on Friday.
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Lithuania defends ban on some goods to Russia's Kaliningrad

McDowell News 20 Jun 2022
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania on Monday defended its decision to bar rail transit from Russia to a Russian Baltic Sea exclave of goods hit by European Union sanctions, in a move that drew Moscow's strong anger amid high tensions in the region ... Trains with goods for Kaliningrad travel via Belarus and Lithuania ... Events start on Friday.
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US and China out to defend 2022 FIBA 3x3 World Cup titles in Antwerp

Inside The Games 20 Jun 2022
After no competition for three years due to COVID-19 postponements, the men's and women's events are set to resume once more in Antwerp.  ... China achieved the same feat in the women's event by beating Hungary 19-13 in the final ... In the women's event, China will start their title defence in Pool A with Germany, Romania, Lithuania and Japan.
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US Secretary of State says he promotes LGBT agenda ‘in every conversation’ with Saudis

Life Site 17 Jun 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. (LifeSiteNews) — U.S ... Despite ardently pro-LGBT U.S ... Blinken went on to herald the proliferation of the LGBT agenda across the world, mentioning the “remarkable” turnout of people at pride events in Lithuania, and the successful push by the United States to have homosexual acts decriminalized in Botswana.
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Indian record for Olympic javelin champion Chopra in Turku - but Finn Helander wins

Inside The Games 14 Jun 2022
The bespectacled 23-year-old has dominated the event this year, throwing a Diamond League and Slovenian record of 71.27m in Birmingham last month and backing that up with a meeting record of 70.72m at last week's Rome Diamond League event, but here he was third with 67.76m behind Stahl and Lithuania’s 2017 world champion Andrius Gudžius on 68.09m.
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Lithuanian Government Approves Stricter Crypto Regulations

Bitcoin 11 Jun 2022
Lithuania is preparing to ... Only permanent residents of Lithuania will be allowed to manage companies dealing with cryptocurrencies ... Lithuania is also updating its regulations in response to the recent events in the region, in particular, the ongoing military conflict in Ukraine.
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J P Nadda interacts with heads of missions from 13 countriesNadda said that it is ...

Deccan Herald 11 Jun 2022
Heads of Missions from the United Kingdom, Spain, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Lithuania, Serbia, Jamaica, Mauritius, Nepal and Thailand were present at the event ... Chauthaiwale told DH that these events are the BJP’s outreach to an international audience.
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Russia: Response to NATO build-up in Poland will be ‘proportionate’

Press TV 11 Jun 2022
Russia has warned NATO against military buildup in Poland, saying Moscow will proportionately respond to such a move ... Leaders of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania and Slovakia attended the event ... Putin. Russia will respond if NATO bolsters military infrastructure in Sweden, Finland ... www.presstv.ir ... ....
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Is Kaliningrad, Russia’s exclave surrounded by EU countries, an asset or a liability?

Economist 06 Jun 2022
NATO worries that Russia could invade Poland and Lithuania to create a land corridor from the territory to Belarus. But in the event of war with NATO, the exclave could cause problems for Russia ... much of Europe’s airspace is closed to Russian carriers and Lithuania has imposed stringent conditions for transit passes.

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