Politics

July 19, 2017

EU MP Antanas Guoga stopped from running for Lithuanian parliament

(VILNIUS) – Antanas Guoga is a European Union MP but his Australian citizenship stops him from running for the parliament of his birthplace, Lithuania. The successful businessman […]
July 18, 2017

Russian Foreign Ministry forced to turn off Facebook ratings after thousands of Lithuanians protest

(MOSCOW) – On Sunday, the Russian Foreign Ministry was forced to take down the “ratings & reviews” feature on their Facebook page after receiving over 17,000 […]
June 14, 2017

European Parliament lifts Lithuanian MEP Paksas’ immunity

(BRUSSELS) – The European Parliament on Wednesday lifted the legal immunity of Lithuanian MEP Rolandas Paksas, reports LETA/BNS. Lithuanian prosecutors in the spring of 2016 asked […]
June 8, 2017

Lithuania’s President makes state of nation address to parliament

(VILNIUS) – Lithuania’s ruling parties and the government must urgently implement bold reforms to prevent people’s growing frustration, President Dalia Grybauskaite said in her state of […]