Politics

January 16, 2018

Lithuania bans Chechnya leader Kadyrov, 48 other Russians under Magnitsky Law

VILNIUS – Lithuania has issued its first blacklist of 49 Russians banned for allegedly violating human rights or engaging in corruption and money laundering under its […]
January 16, 2018

Lithuanian charity telethon raises about 82,700 euro for Ukraine

VILNIUS – The second charity telethon in support of Ukraine “Together for Victory” was held on January 13 on the channel of the Lithuanian National Radio […]
January 14, 2018

Japan’s prime minister visits museum honoring wartime diplomat Sugihara in Lithuania

KAUNAS  – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday visited a museum in commemorating Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Jewish people from Nazi […]
January 13, 2018

Japan’s Prime Minister Abe visiting Lithuania, meets with President Grybauskaite

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, who arrived on an official 2-day visit to Lithuania. The meeting […]