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Lithuania, along with Romania and Poland, have been held accountable for the detention and abuse of 9/11 suspects at secret CIA prisons.
This year’s competition saw 150 anglers from 15 countries fishing for compliments in the scenic mountains of southern Bulgaria.
The country is leading the Baltic drive to declare energy independence from Russia.
The three Baltic states are moving forward with a plan to leave the Soviet-era energy grid.
Temperatures in the sea are rising at three times the average rate for the world’s oceans.
Israeli Prime Minister’s trip is a sign of warming relations, but also receives criticism for overstating official Vilnius’s efforts to come to terms with the Holocaust.
Dozens of people opposed to the Putin regime escape political persecution by settling down in the Baltic states.
Farmers around the Baltic Sea affected by dry, hot conditions, with small harvests also predicted in Central Europe.