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2016 Olympics

Photo: Fans waiting to get into Olympic basketball venue for Brazil-Lithuania match - @twithersAP

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New York Knicks

New York Knicks confirm signing of Lithuanian forward Mindaugas Kuzminskas

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Lithuania blacklists several dozen Russians, Ukrainians for their role in trial of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and 2 other Ukrainians, official says - Reuters

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Boroughbridge, England, United Kingdom

Lithuanian truck driver arrested on suspicion of immigration offense in Boroughbridge, England - BBC York

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Protesters in Vilnius, Lithuania call for release of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko who is on trial in Russia - @ProtestSPb

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Belarus

Former military medic sentenced to 3 years in jail in Lithuania for espionage for Belarus - Interfax

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World War II

Lithuanian Jews call for government to publish list of Nazi collaborators - Jerusalem Post

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UEFA Euro 2016

Lithuania coach Igoris Pankratjevas just walked in to the press conference after 3-0 loss to England, announced he was quitting and walked out - @JBurtTelegraph

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UEFA Euro 2016

England, Lithuania fans clash ahead of Euro 2016 qualifier in Vilnius - @standardnews

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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

NATO chief Stoltenberg says further troop deployments to Baltic nations are a response to Russian actions, adds 'everything NATO does is defensive, it is proportionate, it is in line with our international commitments, but NATO has to respond to a more assertive Russia'

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United Kingdom

UK Defense Secretary expected to announce that Britain will make a 'long-term' deployment of troops to the Baltic region - @BBCNews

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UEFA Euro 2016

Photo: Players for San Marino celebrate after scoring team's first away goal in 14 years, in a match against Lithuania - @BBCSport

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Lithuania

6 Lithuanians suing egg producer in landmark British trafficking case - @TR_Foundation

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Lithuania

Russian inspectors to assess deployment site of Lithuanian Army's Iron Wolf brigade, Russian defense ministry says - Interfax

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Lithuania

Photo: House Speaker Boehner dances with Speaker of Lithuanian Parliament Loreta Grauziniene in Vilnius - @RKacinskas

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United States

US will temporarily pre-position military vehicles and equipment in eastern and central Europe, including Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Bulgaria, Romania and Poland, according to Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter - @Reuters

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Lithuania

Poland, Lithuania discussing plans to harbor US army equipment - @RT_com

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Lithuania

Lithuania's defense ministry: 'In late evening, at nearly 11:30 p.m., NATO fighter-jets were scrambled to identify aircrafts. They identified two An-26 transport airplanes, one An-12 transport airplane and an additional group of eight aircrafts including Su-27 and Su-34 fighter-jets' - @lithuaniatribun

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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Officials: NATO jets scrambled from Lithuania overnight to escort 11 Russian warplanes which flew without transponders over the Baltic Sea - @BeniusisV

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Lithuania

Lithuania plans to renew military conscription, citing threats to state security, president's office says - @Reuters

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