Politics

September 18, 2017

Lithuania accuses Russia of “airspace violation” during Zapad military exercise

VILNIUS – Lithuanian Foreign Ministry on Monday summoned Russian ambassador and handed a diplomatic note expressing protest over what it claimed as “a violation of the […]
September 18, 2017

Lithuanian defense official warns Russian war games ‘could prepare bases’ for attack at West

MINSK, Belarus — Russia and Belarus began major war games Thursday, an operation involving thousands of troops, tanks and aircraft on NATO’s eastern edge practicing how […]
September 15, 2017

Germany plans to lend Lithuania its 1918 independence act for 5 years

VILNIUS – Germany plans to hand the original copy of Lithuania’s 1918 Act of Independence recently found in Berlin’s diplomatic archive over to Lithuania for five […]
September 14, 2017

President Grybauskaite says Lithuania better prepared than ever for Russian military drills

VILNIUS – Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite says that the country is better prepared than it has ever been before for the Zapad large-scale military drills that […]