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January 12, 2018

The names of the heroes who lost their lives defending Lithuania’s freedom on Jan. 13, 1991

 The names of the Lithuanian heroes who lost their lives defending Lithuania’s freedom on Jan. 13, 1991 Loreta Asanavičiūtė (b. 1967) – the only female victim. […]
January 12, 2018

How events in Lithuania on Jan. 13, 1991 changed the world

VILNIUS – Several ages ago, Lithuania was just a European regional superpower with an empire that stretched from the Baltic Sea to the Black Sea, but […]
January 10, 2018

Documents show Lithuanian orchestra conductor Sondeckis worked for KGB

VILNIUS – The Genocide and Resistance Research Center of Lithuania says documents show that the well-known Lithuanian violinist and conductor, Saulius Sondeckis, who died in 2016, worked […]
January 8, 2018

Documents show famous Lithuanian actor Banionis worked for KGB during Soviet era

VILNIUS – Prominent Lithuanian actor Donatas Banionis was recruited as a KGB agent during the soviet rule, the Lithuanian Genocide and Resistance Research Center said. According […]