Baltic States


Memorandum on Baltic synchronization should be signed in June
2017 m. balandžio 28 d. 09:22
Lithuania and the other states of the Baltic Sea region should sign a memorandum of understanding in June on synchronization of the Baltic states with continental...
Lithuania drops to 36th place on World Press Freedom Index  (2)
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 11:34
Lithuania has dropped one place to the 36th on the traditional World Press Freedom Index published by the organization Reporters Without Borders .
Faster, greener, cheaper: Hyperloop One visits Lithuania
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 10:09
Hyperloop One spent a day visiting Lithuania and met with ministers, innovators and...
Ex-CEO of lrytas.lt to head Adnet Media ad network
2017 m. balandžio 10 d. 16:01
Ričardas Baltaduonis , former director of lrytas.lt news portal, has taken the helm of...
President Grybauskaitė: Lithuania is ready to defend itself
2017 m. balandžio 4 d. 10:53
President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on Monday that Lithuania was ready to defend itself in the event of Russian aggression as she commented on the latest annual...
Warning of 'exclusive rights' for Poles was on separatism risk - security chief
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 16:13
By the warning of "exclusive rights" to local Poles in the annual assessment of national...
Russian actions harm Lithuania's logistics business, may divide Baltic states
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 14:47
Lithuania's State Security Department (VSD) has warned that Russia 's protectionist...
Russia's readiness for combat in 24 hours sends signal to Lithuania, NATO
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 11:33
Russia 's readiness to open combat action against the Baltic states within 24-48 hours...
Lithuania's security department under criticism for remarks of 'exclusive rights' for Poles
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 11:07
Some political experts say that the State Security Department had no reasons to get involved in political discussions about granting "exclusive rights" to Poles...
Lithuanian intelligence warns over provocations during Russia-Betarus war games
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 10:53
Lithuania's intelligence on Monday warned about possible provocations held in conjunction with the Russia - Belarus war games to take place close to Lithuania's...
Intelligence: Lithuania's Tatars targetted by Russia, Muslims abroad
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 10:25
Russia aims to boost it influence upon the Tatar community in Lithuania and take...
Lithuanian intelligence report in short – 6 key threats
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 09:59
Lithuania's intelligence institutions on Monday published the traditional report of...
US administration grateful to Baltic states for quality partnership - Linkevičius
2017 m. kovo 29 d. 10:14
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said at a meeting with Baltic foreign ministers that he was grateful to the countries for high-quality partnership, Lithuania's...
Putin has designs on Baltic states - US former VP Cheney
2017 m. kovo 29 d. 09:50
Former US vice-president Dick Cheney has warned that Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened international security and had "designs on the Baltics."
US Fortune lists Lithuania's president among top 50 world leaders  (1)
2017 m. kovo 23 d. 16:52
US business magazine Fortune has included Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė into...
NATO, Nordic, Baltic air force commanders meeting in Lithuania to discuss security
2017 m. kovo 22 d. 10:45
NATO's Allied Air Command (AIRCOM) commander is meeting with commanders of the Air Forces of...
Holocaust researchers meeting in Vilnius
2017 m. kovo 22 d. 10:37
A conference on As Mass Murder Began: Identifying and Remembering the Killing Sites of Summer-Fall 1941 is starting at the Vilnius Gaon Jewish State Museum on...
Baltic formins to meet with Tillerson in Washington next week
2017 m. kovo 21 d. 09:45
The Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian foreign ministers are to meet with US Secretary of...
Belarus may have to reconsider Astravyets N-plant project - PM
2017 m. kovo 20 d. 14:15
The Polish decision not to buy electricity from the Astravyets nuclear power plant (NPP)...
PM proposes alcohol sales by bank cards only
2017 m. kovo 17 d. 11:42
At a meeting with Lithuanian business figures on Tuesday, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis...
NATO should move military commands closer to Eastern borders - President
2017 m. kovo 16 d. 17:05
NATO should move its military comomands closer to the Alliance's Eastern borders, President Dalia Grybauskaitė said Thursday after meeting with General Curtis M....
Regional presence of US troops virtually permanent - NATO general
2017 m. kovo 16 d. 16:20
The presence of US troops in the region is already virtually permanent, General Curtis M. Scaparrotti , NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe said in Vilnius on...
Lithuania #1 among Baltic States by number of tourist overnight stays
2017 m. kovo 16 d. 14:54
Touris ts spend more nights in Lithuania than in Latvia or Estonia. According to EUROSTAT...
Vilnius wants housing compensations for Roma moving out of settlement
2017 m. kovo 15 d. 10:29
Roma nationals moving out of the notorious settlement in Vilnius should be eligible for...