Politics

October 9, 2017

Lithuania’s year after parliamentary elections: 5 reforms, 5 scandals, 5 challenges

VILNIUS – Monday marks a year since the first round of Lithuania’s parliamentary elections. BNS provides an overview of the key decisions taken by the new […]
October 8, 2017

Lithuanian, German ministers sign agreement on 1918 Independence Act

VILNIUS – The foreign ministers of Lithuania and Germany signed in Berlin on Thursday an agreement on handover of the February 16, 1918 Independence Act to […]
October 6, 2017

Lithuania’s Prime Minister meets the Pope

ROME – Pope Francis received the Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania, Saulius Skvernelis, on Friday. A communiqué from the Press Office of the Holy See issued following the meeting says the Pope and […]
October 5, 2017

Broader role for Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian brigade

LUBLIN, POLAND – An agreement signed in the eastern Polish city of Lublin broadens the role of  the joint Polish-Lithuanian-Ukrainian brigade  to take part in international […]