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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 […]
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 […]