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Vilnius

Vilnius, capital of Lithuania

 

Today, monday the 16th of march is Lithuania’s national day. Lithuania  is a country in Northern Europe and  one of the three Baltic states.

It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic sea , to the east of Sweden and Denmark. It is bordered by Latvia to the north,Belarus to the east and south, Poland  to the south, and Kalingrad Oblast  to the southwest. Lithuania has an estimated population of 3 million people, and its capital and largest city is Vilnius. Lithuanias are a Baltic people. The official language, Lithuanian, and Latvian are the only two living languages in the Baltic branch of the Indo-european language family.

Lithuania is a member of the European Union, the Council of Europe , a full member of the Schengen agreement and NATO. It is also a member of the Nordic investment bank, and part of Nord-Baltic cooperation of Northern European countries.

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