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October 18, 2018

PM Skvernelis, in Japan, to honor WWII diplomat who rescued Jews in Lithuania

BNS Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, on a visit to Japan, will on Thursday travel to the city of Nagoya to pay tribute to Chiune Sugihara, […]
October 18, 2018

Dutch diplomat was punished for saving Jews in the Holocaust, new book reveals

JTA Jan Zwartendijk, honorary consul of the Netherlands in Lithuania, rescued more than 2,000 Jews, together with Japanese envoy Chiune Sugihara. The Dutch Foreign Ministry reprimanded […]
October 18, 2018

The LRT Council on the threat for the independence of the Lithuanian National Radio and Television

DELFI Dear Seimas Members, Having acquainted with the conclusions and proposals of the Lithuanian Republic Seimas ad hoc Investigation Commission (hereafter – Commission) for the parliamentary […]
October 18, 2018

ECHR’s CIA prison ruling comes into force: three tasks for Lithuania

BNS The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Tuesday rejected the Lithuanian government appeal and upheld the ruling that the country hosted a secret CIA […]