Politics

November 9, 2018

Lithuania’s ruling bloc fails to overturn presidential veto of bill on LSDDP funding (Updated)

BNS Lithuania’s ruling block on Thursday failed to muster enough votes to override President Dalia Grybauskaitė’s veto of amendments aimed at providing a state subsidy to […]
November 9, 2018

Lithuania could recognize same-sex marriages, interior minister says

BNS The minister stated this position on Thursday at the Constitutional Court’s hearing of a case regarding the rights of same-sex persons who married abroad. “I […]
November 9, 2018

Why the Hammer and Sickle Should Be Treated Like the Swastika

Richard Mason If someone were to ask you to think of either extreme of the political spectrum, odds are you would immediately picture a swastika at […]
November 9, 2018

Poland, Baltic States Host Their Biggest-Ever NATO Military Drills

rferl Around 17,500 soldiers from 10 NATO member states are participating in military drills that started on November 7 in Poland and the Baltic states, the […]