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Belarus may close Poland, Lithuania borders
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Lukashenko says Belarus will close borders with Poland and Lithuania
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Students protest in Belarus, opposition squabbles
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President Lukashenko claims NATO has aggressive plans against Belarus
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Huge human chain in Lithuania to show support for Belarus protesters
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Belarusian protesters, defying army, flood Minsk
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Belarus leader says new election to be held
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Thousands attend anti-government protests in Belarus
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Belarus opposition leader urges new protests
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Belarus election challenger Tikhanovskaya flees to Lithuania
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Belarus opposition leader leaves country
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Home Office going ahead with deportations despite UN warning they risk spreading coronavirusCharter flight set to depart to Lithuania weeks after UN Network on Migration warned forced removals during pandemic pose health risks
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Coronavirus: Baltic states open a pandemic 'travel bubble'Residents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania can now travel freely between the three nations.
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Turkey made no demands in backing NATO's Poland, Baltic plans: Lithuania presidentTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan did not issue demands in return for an agreement to back NATO's defense plans for Poland and the Baltic states, Lithuania's president said on Wednesday.
Turkey agrees to back NATO plans for Baltic: LithuaniaTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan has agreed to back NATO's defense plans for Poland and the Baltic states, Lithuania's president said on Wednesday.
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Russia exchanges spies with Lithuania, Norway in Cold War-style swapRussia freed two Lithuanians and a Norwegian on Friday in return for two Russian spies held in Lithuania, in a Cold War-style spy swap that brought several high profile espionage cases to a close.
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