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Another 23 refugees relocated to Lithuania under EU program

Twenty-two refugees from the Middle East were relocated to Lithuania last week under the EU’s resettlement program, the Migration Department said. […]

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Report shows significant rise in number of overdose deaths in Lithuania

The number of deaths from drug overdose in Europe has risen for the third year in a row and Lithuania is among five European nations that recorded a considerable increase in fatal overdoses, the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) said in a report published this week. […]

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Lithuania backs Brussels initiative on defense fund

Lithuania’s government supports the European Commission (EC) initiative to set up a European Defense Fund, which Brussels believes would enable countries of the community to make more efficient investments in the weaponry they purchase. […]


Government yet to decide on use of 13 million euros paid by Alstom

The government has not yet made its decision on the use of 13 million euros paid by Alstom to the country as ordered by a London court in a case in which the French group’s Swedish energy unit Alstom Power was accused of corruption in Lithuania. […]