September 17, 2018

Merkel, in Vilnius, vows to keep sanctions on Russia, but defends Nord Stream (Updated)

BNS 9/14/2018 German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in Vilnius on Friday that the European Union would maintain its sanctions against Russia until progress had been made […]
September 17, 2018

Lithuania won’t appeal EU commission’s decision in Gazprom probe – energy minister

BNS 9/14/2018 Lithuania will not appeal against the European Commission’s decision in its probe against Russia’s gas giant Gazprom as this would not bring much benefit […]
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

Russian dissidents find haven in Lithuania

Journalist Yevgeny Titov, reporting from Crimea after Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine in 2014, understood the risk he was taking. He is one of a […]