Politics

August 15, 2017

Russian activist Gorsky applies for political asylum in Lithuania

VILNIUS – Yuri Gorsky, a Russian nationalist who fled Russia in July, has applied for political asylum in Lithuania. The organizer of “Russian Marches” confirmed to […]
August 14, 2017

Lithuanian Jewish community divided about construction of conference center by Jewish cemetary

VILNIUS – The president of Lithuania dismissed concerns raised by 12 U.S. Congress members over the planned construction of a conference center atop what used to […]
August 14, 2017

Lithuanian officials worried about security software linked to Russia

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s cyber security specialists are currently searching for a replacement of the unsafe software used by state institutions. Linked with Russia, the software leaves […]
August 2, 2017

Lithuania’s prime minister says no decision on participating in presidential elections before 2019

VILNIUS – Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis would announce his decision about participating in the next presidential elections only at the start of 2019, local media […]