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Ryanair Plane Is Escorted by Military Jet to Stansted Airport in U.K.
The Royal Air Force tracked the flight, which originated in Kaunas, Lithuania, because of a security threat that the airline later said was most likely a hoax.
The Mummies’ Medical Secrets? They’re Perfectly Preserved
Mummified bodies in a crypt in Lithuania are teaching scientists about health and disease among people who lived long ago.
As Fighting Escalates in Ukraine, Attention Focuses on Donald Trump
The lack of a clear position on the conflict by the president has bewildered officials on both sides of the war, particularly in Ukraine.
Hearing ‘America First,’ European Nations Jockey to Be Second
It’s a tight race for runner-up when America is first, and the contenders are going all out to prove their superiority to Donald Trump with video pitches.
Why Not EuroKnicks? For Struggling Team, Hope From Abroad
The Knicks were slower than most in seeking international talent, but the arrival of Mindaugas Kuzminskas and others has offered a chance at a new identity.
U.S. Lending Support to Baltic States Fearing Russia
Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are keen to accept help and are shoring up their own modest defense capabilities. But what happens when President-elect Donald J. Trump takes power is an open question.
Senators Reassure Wary Baltic Nations That U.S. Won’t Abandon NATO
The three Baltic nations, all members of NATO and fearful of Russia, were alarmed by Donald J. Trump’s criticisms of the military alliance.
House Hunting in ... Lithuania
Foreign buyers are relatively few in Lithuania, but growing incomes and falling unemployment are enabling more Lithuanians to buy homes.
A Contemporary House in Vilnius
The five-bedroom villa, built in 2013, is in a gated development bordering a lake.
Lithuania’s New Prime Minister Pledges to Increase Military Spending
The new prime minister, Saulius Skvernelis, supports President-elect Donald J. Trump’s call for NATO members to spend more on defense.
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