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Lithuania stages 'little green man' war games, with eye on Moscow The scenario for this week's military exercise in Lithuania is modelled on last year's capture of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula by Russian soldiers in unmarked uniforms and civilian clothes, who came to be known as the "little green men" when Moscow … Read more on…

Lithuania stages 'little green man' war games, with eye on Moscow VILNIUS (Reuters) – Lithuania launched a military exercise on Wednesday to simulate an attack on its new gas terminal, a move its strongly anti-Moscow president said was intended to show the Kremlin that the tiny country would defend itself. The … Read more on…

Moscow Finds Solace, Friendship Through Board Games Eight years after it first began, the weekly attendance has grown enough they now meet on Fridays in the back room of Shari's Restaurant on Warbonnet Drive in Moscow. Attendance differs from week to week, sometimes just a few people, sometimes 20 to 30 … Read more on Twin…

Video: Olympian Sue Walsh Still Feels Pain of Missing Moscow Games SOCHI, Russia, February 10. THE Sochi Winter Olympics taking place now in Russia are bringing back memories of an Olympics that didn't happen for hundreds of American athletes in 1980, and an NBC News report gives four Olympians the chance to voice … Read more…

Olympic Spending: What Sochi Didn't Learn From Moscow And London Games The Olympic sports' complex is still Moscow's main concert arena. The Olympic Village was long considered one of the best regions of the capitol to live in. And the Sheremetevo Airport, the second-largest in Russia, was also built expressly for the … Read more…

Moscow airports ban carry-on liquids before Olympic Games Moscow (AFP) – Moscow's three international airports Wednesday announced a flat ban on all carry-on liquids — including medicines — as part of a mass security clampdown ahead of next month's Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. The huge hubs handle the … Read more on Yahoo Sports

Open Games to celebrate LGBT athletes in Moscow after the Olympics The Russian LGBT Sport Federation will hold the first ever Russian Open Games in Moscow to celebrate LGBT athletes and promote healthy lifestyle, physical culture and sports among LGBT people. The event is set to take place the week between the Winter … Read more…