History

July 21, 2017

Lithuania & the Baltics respond to Russia’s propaganda war against the Forest Brothers

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s ambassador has rejected Russia’s reproaches on historical memory, emphasizing at an international diplomatic forum that the guerrilla resistance to Soviet occupation after World […]
July 18, 2017

Russian Foreign Ministry forced to turn off Facebook ratings after thousands of Lithuanians protest

(MOSCOW) – On Sunday, the Russian Foreign Ministry was forced to take down the “ratings & reviews” feature on their Facebook page after receiving over 17,000 […]
June 10, 2017

Archbishop to become Lithuania’s first beatified Soviet-era martyr

Soviet-era Lithuanian Archbishop Teofilius Matulionis will be beatified on June 25 in Vilnius. Archbishop Gintaras Grusas of Vilnius, president of Lithuania’s bishops’ conference, said the martyred […]