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Posts from ‘May, 2010’

Wed, 26 May 2010, Violet revolution in Garliava…

5, 2009, Kedys, who said his young daughter has been the victim of pedophiles, gunned down a Kaunas judge and his daughter’s aunt. Earlier, Kedys publicly blamed both of them of being involv...

Wed, 26 May 2010, Vilnius Lietuvos Rytas is the champion again…

The hero of the game became Milko Bjelica, Rytas’ Belgrade-born player with Montenegro citizenship, who scored 24 points. Both teams, though dominated by Lithuanian players, have players fro...

Wed, 26 May 2010, Lietuva in brief - 2010-05-26…

Visual works by renowned Fluxus artists Shigeko Kubota and Larry Miller will be shown along with those of filmmaker Jeffrey Perkins and photographer Peter Moore. “The SoHo phenomenon was an ...

Wed, 26 May 2010, Legal regulation of the earnest money in Lithuania…

In the event where the party to whom the earnest money was handed over is liable for non-performance of the contract, he shall be bound to pay to the other party double the amount of the earnest m...

Wed, 19 May 2010, The Kubilius government survives major opposition attack…

However, the parliament instead adopted a resolution supporting Masiulis with 73 MPs in favor of that resolution, 49 against it and 14 abstentions. Although the battle showed the weakness of the o...

Wed, 19 May 2010, Pirouettes around the Vilnius mayor’s post…

I’m acting according to the law,” Navickas said answering a question from his party colleague regarding the future of those sculptures. The sculptures on Zaliasis Bridge are the on...

Wed, 19 May 2010, Application for provisional safeguards…

In case the bailiff has violated this rule of law, an appeal concerning the actions of the bailiff may be lodged. An appeal shall be lodged with the district court, in the territory of which the b...



LITHUANIA is a state in Northern Europe which has borders with Latvia, Russia, Poland and Belarus. Across the Baltic Sea lies Sweden and Denmark. Lithuania covers around 65 thousands square kilometers. The only official language in Lithuania is Lithuanian. Lithuania as a state is a parliamentary republic with internal division of 60 municipalities. The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius. Lithuania is a member of NATO, and the European Union and the Council of Europe. In 2009, Vilnius was the European Capital of Culture and Lithuania celebrated the millennium of its name.

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