Politics

January 18, 2018

Lithuania’s foreign ministry says sanctions against Mongolia story is “fake news”

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday “categorically” denies reports claiming that Lithuania had allegedly imposed trade sanctions against Mongolia. The ministry described the […]
January 17, 2018

Germany loans Lithuania its ‘birth certificate’ for centennial

VILNIUS – Germany loaned Lithuania its long-lost declaration of independence on Wednesday as the Baltic nation prepares to mark one hundred years since it restored statehood […]
January 17, 2018

Denmark’s prime minister meets with Lithuania’s president in Vilnius

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen on Monday in Vilnius to discuss bilateral relations, topical EU issues, including Brexit […]
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 […]