Adding insult to injury, the Sejm voted for the bill on a day Russia commemorates those who lost their lives in the fight against Nazism.
There are crucial differences between relations now and then between Russia/the Soviet Union and the United States.
The lessons that Lithuania has learned about Russia the hard way could prove valuable for other countries.
Brussels will assume a hard line against Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic over their refusal to accept refugees according to previously agreed quotas.
Vote angers the Kremlin, which faces allegations of meddling in two Balkan countries to derail their NATO bids.
Russia pushed for India’s admission, while China reportedly backed membership for its ally Pakistan.
Staff shakeup comes amid increasingly edgy relations with Caucasus enemies Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.
Serbian intelligence also accused of involvement in bid to prevent NATO entry.
Georgia launches investigation, as allegations swirl that Tbilisi might be complicit.
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