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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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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

NATO must be ready for Russian aggression against alliance members including Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, UK defense secretary says - @SkyNews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Confirmation by Lithuania's foreign minister about arming Ukraine: 'We don't specify what weapons. But it's weapons. Helmets are not weapons' - @andrewsweiss

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russian Foreign Ministry condemns Lithuania's support of Ukrainian government - Interfax

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

NATO's General Breedlove says alliance looking at increasing some exercises in Baltic region - @Reuters

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Belarus

Lithuania charges ex-military paramedic with spying for Belarus; 2nd case to emerge in recent weeks after 3-year investigation into alleged espionage by Belarus, possibly in cooperation with Russia - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Ukraine's Poroshenko says agreement reached for Lithuania to supply Ukrainian government forces with military aid - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

US will keep troops in Poland and the Baltic States for at least the next year as tensions with Russia remain, commander of US land forces in Europe says - @Reuters

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