lithuanian news

June 6, 2017

Document of Soviet deportation of Lithuanians added to UNESCO Memory of the World Register

(VILNIUS) – A plan of the Operation Priboi, the code name for a mass deportation of the Lithuanian population by the Soviets in 1949, has been […]
June 5, 2017

Lithuanian border guards refuse entry to Russian military team

VILNIUS – Lithuanian border guards late on Thursday detained a Russian military team on a transit train traveling from the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad to the […]
June 5, 2017

Bracing for Russian military exercise, Lithuania puts up a border fence

By Andrius Sytas / Reuters (RAMONISKIAI BORDER CROSSING POINT, LITHUANIA) – Lithuania has began constructing a two-meter high wire fence along its border with the Russian exclave of […]
June 4, 2017

“Elves” – Lithuania’s modern day partisans

By: Liudas Dapkus / Associated Press (VILNIUS) – Elves against trolls — it sounds like something out of The Lord of the Rings. But to Ricardas Savukynas, the […]