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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 […]
June 7, 2017

Lithuania’s President calls Belarus a “challenge & a threat”

(VILNIUS) – Lithuanian Foreign Minister says that Vilnius cannot ignore some of the problems existing in Belarus. Lithuania values the economic partnership with Belarus, but it “cannot […]
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 […]