lithuania

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 13, 2017

Lithuania’s director of opera & ballet fired

(VILNIUS) – The Lithuanian Government last night sacked Gintautas Kevisas as director of the national opera and ballet, a position he had occupied for 15 years. The reason […]
June 10, 2017

Lithuania’s president meets with Ukraine’s president & Ukrainian soldiers

(KHARKOV, UKRAINE) – In the course of the working trip to Kharkov, President Petro Poroshenko and President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė had a conversation with ATO participants […]
June 10, 2017

Archbishop to become Lithuania’s first beatified Soviet-era martyr

Soviet-era Lithuanian Archbishop Teofilius Matulionis will be beatified on June 25 in Vilnius. Archbishop Gintaras Grusas of Vilnius, president of Lithuania’s bishops’ conference, said the martyred […]