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Lithuania to announce coronavirus exit plan next week

Friday, April 10, 2020

The Lithuanian government is working on a four-point plan on how to lift the quarantine restrictions, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Friday. “I believe that we will be able to provide a preliminary outline as early as on Wednesday.” he told BNS. As part of the first stage, the Cabinet may announce a partial easing for the trade and services sector. The second stage would include outdoor cafes, sporting…

Investigation team to announce progress in MH17 probe

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

An international team of investigators building a criminal case against those responsible in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is set to announce progress in the probe Wednesday, nearly five years after the plane was blown out of the sky above conflict-torn eastern Ukraine. All 298 passengers and crew on board the flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur were killed on July 17, 2014, when a missile shattered the…

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger announce marriage

Monday, June 10, 2019

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger were married over the weekend in a ceremony that the “Guardians of the Galaxy” actor called “intimate, moving and emotional.” Pratt announced the nuptials Sunday in an Instagram post accompanied by a photo of the couple walking hand-in-hand. He said they were married Saturday “in front of God, our families and those we love.” The pair began dating last summer and became engaged in January.…

Around 15 NATO warships arrive in Baltic for NATO exercise

Friday, June 7, 2019

Over a dozen NATO warships have entered the Baltic Sea, ahead of the major international NATO BALTOPS annual exercise. The ships, which number at least 15 and include the USS Fort McHenry, a dock landing ship, entered the Baltic on Thursday via the Storebælt and the Kiel Canal, BNS reports. BALTOPS 2019 runs from June 9-21 and is under the command of the newly reestablished US Navy Second Fleet. The…

Ministry of National Defence has announced a private partner selection for building three new military sites

Friday, March 8, 2019

On March 5 the ministry of National Defence announced a private partner selection for building three military sites and providing public services in Šiauliai city, and Šilalė and Vilnius regions.  The complex and long-term project of the Ministry of National Defence begins a completely new stage of development of Lithuanian Armed Forces infrastructure. It is a strategic MoD project which will result in a totally new military infrastructure for three…

China announces retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods, seeks free trade support

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Beijing has stated it would impose a duty tariff increase on American imports worth 60 billion U.S. dollars (51 billion euros) in a reaction to Washington’s announcement to add tariffs on imports from China worth 200 billion U.S. dollars (171 billion euros). American news agency AP reported on Wednesday, September 19, that China’s Prime Minister Li Keqiang appealed to the global community to support free trade. The head of government…