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December 4, 2017

LTnews EXCLUSIVE: Ruta Vanagaite in Cleveland: “It’s not about accuracy, I’m only interested in the truth”

CLEVELAND –  Controversial Lithuanian author Ruta Vanagaite, who is currently on a book tour in the USA and Canada, spoke at Case Western Reserve University’s Lifelong […]
December 2, 2017

Organization fined 1,500 euro for reburying Soviet soldiers in Vilnius without permits

VILNIUS – The Baltic Times reports that the Lithuanian Cultural Heritage Department has imposed a fine of 1,500 euros on an organization named Forgotten Soldiers that […]
November 2, 2017

Prime Minister sees no need for Lithuania to review its stance on Lithuanians’ role in Holocaust

VILNIUS – Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says that Lithuania does not need to review its attitude toward Lithuanians’ role during the Holocaust. “We have nothing to […]
October 28, 2017

Publisher withdraws Vanagaitė’s books over remarks about Lithuanian partisan leader

VILNIUS – Baltic News Service reports that the publishing group Alma Littera said on Friday that it was ending cooperation with Rūta Vanagaitė and withdrawing all […]