history

September 16, 2018

Japanese diplomat’s son finds forged ‘visas for life’ in Lithuanian archives

BNS 9/11/2018 The youngest son of Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from the Holocaust, discovered in the Lithuanian Central State Archives […]
July 27, 2018

Lithuania’s Klaipeda to commemorate partisan leader Ramanauskas-Vanagas

Authorities in Lithuania’s western port of Klaipeda on Thursday decided to commemorate Lithuanian partisan leader Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas in the city. Under a plan, a memorial plaque […]
July 27, 2018

Lithuanian World Community elects new chairperson and management

The XVI Lithuanian World Community (PLB) Seimas has elected Dalia Henke for a second term as its chairwoman. The new management will be comprised of Lithuanian […]
October 24, 2017

Correcting history in Lithuania

The battle over history is about more than just history. The struggle over memory is about more than memory. Correcting the historical record about what happened […]