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A Lithuanian man scammed Facebook and Google out of more than $120 million by sending them fake bills

Evaldas Rimasauskas, 50, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud charge in Manhattan last week and faces up to 30 years in prison.
Nikolay Storonsky, Revolut.

UK fintech unicorn Revolut forced to deny links to Russia

Revolut has strongly denied claims that its activities in securing a Lithuanian banking license are attempts to interfere in the country's politics.

These photos show how crazy May Day used to be during the Cold War

For decades, "International Workers Day" was an opportunity for the Soviet-aligned bloc to show off its military hardware. But now, the Cold War is long over and, unless you're a labor organizer or a communist, May 1st is probably just another day on the calendar.
Lithuania's fans wave flag and cheer on their team during their FIBA Basketball World Championship game against France in Izmir September 1, 2010.

‘It’s a big opportunity’: Lithuania has a plan to benefit from Brexit

Revolut and TransferGo have already chosen to set up EU subsidiaries in the capital Vilnius.

LaVar Ball and his sons arrived in Lithuania and caused a media storm

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball landed in Lithuania in preparation to start their professional basketball careers, and

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball were lured to their Lithuanian basketball team when a team employee DMed their agent on Twitter

An employee for Prienu Vytautas in Lithuania messaged the agent of LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball and asked if they would want to play for his team.
Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko awards Russian servicemen during the Zapad 2017 war games in Belarus, September 20, 2017.

Russia practiced electronic warfare on its own troops during a massive military exercise this year

"The amount of jamming of their own troops surprised me," Estonia's military-intelligence chief said. "It was at a level we haven’t seen."

Lithuania is building a border fence amid Russia fears — even though it would do little to stop an invasion

Lithuania began construction on a partial border wall with Russian territory, seeking a buffer between it and what is seen as a more aggressive Russia.

Russian and NATO pilots are testing each other’s wills in the skies above Eastern Europe

"What we see in the Baltic Sea is increased military activity — we see it on land, at sea and in the air," the NATO secretary general said.

Lithuania wants a permanent US troop presence as ‘a game changer’ to counter Russia

"It is important to have adequate response capabilities against possible threats," the Lithuanian president said.