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Mannequins are placed to provide social distancing at a restaurant in Vilnius, Lithuania. In Vilnius, cafes and restaurants have been allowed to accept customers indoor, however, strict social distancing rules must be kept: the indoor establishments need to ensure a space of five square metres per person. The Lithuanian government extended the nationwide coronavirus quarantine until May 31.

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Newlyweds Alla and Modzi, wearing face masks to protect against coronavirus, celebrate after the wedding ceremony in Vilnius, Lithuania. All public and private events are banned in Lithuania, clubs, bars restaurants and most shops are closed due to the virus outbreak. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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Trucks are stuck in traffic jams for 60 kilometers (36 miles) on Lithuanian side to enter Poland through Kalvarija-Budzisko check point, 230 km (144 miles) west of Vilnius, Lithuania. Traffic jams swelled along borders and travelers appealed to their governments for help getting home as countries in Europe and beyond imposed strict controls along their frontiers and grappled with the challenge of allowing the flow of goods but restricting people to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

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Lithuanians gather at the Independence Square outside the parliament building and warm themselves at a bonfire on the eve of the 29th anniversary of the Day of the Defenders of Freedom "Battle for the Freedom of Nations" in Vilnius, Lithuania. 29-years ago Soviet special forces lay siege to the Vilnius TV tower and fourteen people died and hundreds were wounded in the siege.

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Fireworks light the sky above illuminated Christmas tree at the Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania, shortly after midnight during the New Year's celebrations. Thousands of people celebrated the beginning of the New Year 2020 in the Lithuanian capital.

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Priests and clergy walk in a procession to attend the Christmas celebration midnight Mass at the Cathedral-Basilical in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Priests and clergy walk in a procession to attend the Christmas celebration midnight Mass at the Cathedral-Basilical in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Lithuanian Christians watch the procession before attending a Christmas Mass at the Cathedral-Basilical in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Visitors walk in front of the illuminated Christmas tree at Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania. Over 80 percent of Lithuanians are Christians who celebrate the festival of Christmas on Dec. 25.

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Models present creations from the Lithuanian designer Juozas Statkevicius' Spring-Summer 2020 fashion collection in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Models present creations from the Lithuanian designer Juozas Statkevicius' Spring-Summer 2020 fashion collection in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, center, is challenged by Lithuania's Mantas Kuklys, left and Lithuania's Karolis Laukzemis during the Euro 2020 group B qualifying soccer match between Lithuania and Portugal at LFF stadium in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A technician prepares a giant construction made up of nearly 1,500 old radios on Vilnius Cathedral square, to commemorate events of 1989 when analog radios were used to coordinate so called Baltic Way human chain, in Vilnius, Lithuania. Estonia's prime minister says one should never forget the 1989 "Baltic Way" in which nearly 2 million people of then-Soviet Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia formed a human chain more than 600 kilometers (370 miles) long to protest Soviet occupation.

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Lithuanian children play in water to cool off, at the Lukiskiu square in Vilnius, Lithuania. A heat wave continues in the Lithuania as temperature goes up high at 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit).

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People hold portraits of relatives who fought in WWII, during the memorial ceremony marking the 74 anniversary of the end of World War II at the Antakalnis memorial in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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People participate in fire rituals during the Spring Equinox celebration at Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania. Lithuanians celebrate equinox every year around 20-21st of March. Spectacular fire signs and music mystery play are held in Vilnius center at that time. This tradition began in 1992, but it is in accordance with the ancient pagan rituals and symbolizes light victory against dark.

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Smoke rises from chimneys during a freezing winter evening in Vilnius, Lithuania. The air temperature reached -7 degrees Celsius.

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A view of snow covered roof tops, in Vilnius, Lithuania. Residents of the Lithuanian capital are experiencing snowy and warm winter days, with temperatures of just minus 1 degree Celsius (30 degrees Fahrenheit).

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A person walks along the bank of the Neris River as temperatures dipped to -13 degrees Celsius (8.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Lithuanians dressed as the Three Kings parade in downtown during the Epiphany Day celebrations in Vilnius, Lithuania. Epiphany, the 12th night of Christmas, marks the day the three wise men visited Christ.

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People parade through the streets as part of celebrations of Three Kings Day in Vilnius, Lithuania. Epiphany, the 12th night of Christmas, marks the day the three wise men visited Christ.

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Women walk along the snow-covered banks of the Neris river in Vilnius, Lithuania. Snow continued to fall across the country, as temperatures -3 degree Celsius, 26,6 Fahrenheit.

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Fireworks light the sky above the Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania, shortly after midnight during the New Year's celebrations.

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Priests and clergy process to attend the Christmas celebration midnight Mass at the Cathedral-Basilical in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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People walk through the snow covered Cathedral Square near the Christmas tree in Vilnius.

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A couple walk a dog along the banks of the Neris river in Vilnius, Lithuania. Residents of the Lithuanian capital are savouring the snowy winter days, with temperatures of just minus 3 degrees Celsius (26.6 degrees Fahrenheit).

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A woman crosses the illuminated Gedimino avenue in Vilnius, Lithuania. Over 80 percent of Lithuanians are Christians who will celebrate the festival of Christmas on Dec. 25.

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A runner dressed like Santa Claus, runs from the start line of the traditional Christmas run along the streets of Vilnius, Lithuania. The festive run attracts many hundreds of people to the capital dressed as Santa Clause to take part in the sporting event.

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A woman walks past a graffiti artwork depicting, from left, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, Soviet leader Josef Stalin, German Nazi Party leader Adolf Hitler, Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump, on the walls of a bar in the old town in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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The National Christmas tree is lit during the lighting ceremony at Cathedral square in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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People walk past German Leopard 2 tanks ahead of a rehearsal for the Armed Forces Day military parade marking its 100th anniversary, in Vilnius, Lithuania. The parade is scheduled to take place in Vilnius on Nov. 24.

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Relatives gather around some of the graves illuminated by candles during All Saints Day at the cemetery in Vilnius, Lithuania. Candles illuminated tombstones in graveyards across Europe as people communed with the souls of the dead, observing one of the most sacred days in the Catholic calendar.

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Pope Francis arrives in his popemobile for a Holy Mass at the Shrine of the Mother of God, in Aglona, Latvia. Francis is visiting Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia to mark their 100th anniversaries of independence and to encourage the faith in the Baltics, which saw five decades of Soviet-imposed religious repression and state-sponsored atheism.

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Pope Francis stops for a moment of prayer during his visit to the Museum of Occupations and Freedom Fights, in Vilnius, Lithuania. Francis began his second day in the Baltics in Lithuania's second city, Kaunas, where an estimated 3,000 Jews survived out of a community of 37,000 during the 1941-1944 Nazi occupation.

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Pope Francis stops for a moment of prayer during his visit to the Museum of Occupations and Freedom Fights, in Vilnius, Lithuania. Francis began his second day in the Baltics in Lithuania's second city, Kaunas, where an estimated 3,000 Jews survived out of a community of 37,000 during the 1941-1944 Nazi occupation.

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A woman bathes in the lake during a foggy morning near the town of Ignalina, some 120km (74,5 miles) north of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and his wife Sara Netanyahu applaud during their visit to the synagogue in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A white stork stands on its nest on a power pole in small town Zagare, some 300 km west of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Performers present the Bodies in Urban Spaces project from Austrian artist Willi Dorner, in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Performers present the Bodies in Urban Spaces project from Austrian artist Willi Dorner, in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A model displays a creation by Lithuanian designer Agne Kuzmickaite in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Easter eggs produced by folk artists are displayed during the traditional St. Casimir's Fair, a large annual folk arts and craft fair in Vilnius Lithuania.

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People take part in the theatrical procession with a model of St. Casimir, the patron saint of Lithuania during the traditional St. Casimir's Fair, a large annual folk arts and craft fair in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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People take part in the theatrical procession with a model of St. Casimir, the patron saint of Lithuania during the traditional St. Casimir's Fair, a large annual folk arts and craft fair in Vilnius, Lithuania. The festival honors St. Casimir, the patron saint of Lithuanian who was born in the 17th century to whom this fair was dedicated to in the 19th century.

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Swans swim in a snow-covered small lake as temperatures dipped to minus -20 degrees Celsius (-4 degrees Fahrenheit) near the town of Ignalina, some 120km (74,5 miles) north of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Swans swim in a snow-covered small lake as temperatures dipped to minus -20 degrees Celsius (-4 degrees Fahrenheit) near town Ignalina, some 120 km (74,5 miles) north of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A pedestrian walks along the banks of the Neris river in Vilnius. Residents of the Lithuanian capital are savouring the snowy winter days, with temperatures of just minus 3 degrees Celsius (26,6 degrees Fahrenheit).

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Visitors walk in front of the illuminated Christmas tree at Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania. Over 80 percent of Lithuanians are Christians who celebrate the festival of Christmas on Dec. 25.

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Visitors walk in front of the illuminated Christmas tree in the Old city in Kaunas, Lithuania. Kaunas is the second largest city in Lithuania.

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A National Christmas tree is decorated with Christmas lights at Cathedral square in Vilnius, Lithuania. The Christmas tree and market stalls attract crowds to the Cathedral square.

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A worker uses a crane to prepare and decorate the national Christmas tree at the Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A man walks in the Ausra shopping mall in Utena same 100km (60miles) north of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania. Leaked papers revealing investments in tax havens by the world's wealthy suggest U2 frontman Bono used a company based in low-tax Malta to buy part of a shopping mall in Lithuania.

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Candles are lit during All Saints Day at the cemetery in Vilnius in Vilnius, Lithuania. Candles illuminated tombstones in graveyards across Europe as people communed with the souls of the dead observing one of the most sacred days in the Catholic calendar.

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Members of US 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command stands next to a Patriot surface-to-air missile battery during the NATO multinational ground based air defence units exercise "Tobruq Legacy 2017" at the Siauliai airbase some 230 km. (144 miles) east of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania. The July deployment of US Patriot long-range missile system in Lithuania, demonstrates commitment to the security of Lithuania and adds to the strategic capabilities of the region.

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German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen, right, and Lithuania's Presidend Dalia Grybauskaite speaks with a soldier during the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion welcome ceremony at the Rukla military base some 130 km (80 miles) west of the capital Vilnius, Lithuania. The NATO enhanced forward presence battalion in Lithuania will be led by framework nation Germany.

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A pedestrian makes their way along the bank of the Neris River as temperatures dipped to -21 degrees Celsius (-5.8 degrees Fahrenheit) in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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People to cross the illuminated Gedimino avenue in Vilnius, Lithuania. Over 80 percent of Lithuanians are Christians who will celebrate the festival of Christmas on Dec. 25. The 5 percent who are Russian Orthodox Christians will celebrate Christmas on Jan. 7, 2017, in accordance with the old Julian calendar.

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The national Christmas tree stands in Cathedral Square in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A model presents a creation from the Juozas Statkevicius women's Spring-Summer 2017 fashion collection in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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