Politics

September 30, 2017

President Grybauskaite addresses Lithuania’s energy concerns directly to the President of the European Commission

TALLINN – Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, at an EU summit in Tallinn, Estonia on Friday. They discussed […]
September 29, 2017

Lithuania’s president attending EU summit in Estonia

VILNIUS ‒ President Dalia Grybauskaitė left for Tallinn, Estonia on Thursday to attend the EU summit on Friday, September 29. The President will also meet with President of […]
September 29, 2017

Lithuanian parliament adopts higher penalties for corruption crimes

VILNIUS – The Lithuanian Parliament adopted amendments on Thursday to the Criminal Code which will bring about a significant increase of fines for corruption crimes. “Revolutionary […]
September 26, 2017

Lithuania moves to stop calling Georgia by its Russian name

VILNIUS – Lithuania has moved to change the name it uses for Georgia to “Sakartvelo,” the name Georgia calls itself, rather than the Russified name it now […]