Politics

November 13, 2017

Some members of parliament want to ban sex change in Lithuania

VILNIUS – Thirty-one MPs from various political groups of the Lithuanian Parliament have proposed to amend the Civil Code and to prohibit surgical or medical gender […]
November 9, 2017

Compensation for private Jewish property would antagonize Lithuanian society

VILNIUS – Compensating Jews and their descendants for their private property seized during the Nazi occupation of Lithuania would create confrontation in society, the chairman of […]
November 8, 2017

Estonia’s Internal Security Service arrests suspected Russian FSB agent

TALLINN – This past weekend, Estonian Internal Security Service agents at the border checkpoint in Narva arrested a man on his way to Russia suspected of acting […]
November 6, 2017

U2’s Bono says he welcomes inquiry by Lithuania tax authorities

LONDON – Bono has expressed horror that a Lithuanian shopping centre business he invested in may have fallen foul of the country’s tax rules. In a statement, the […]