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ForMin wants fewer requirements for referendum on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 10:59
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has proposed considering fewer requirements for the referendum on dual citizenship .
Court decides to turn to Constitutional Court over chief vet's dismissal
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 12:15
The Vilnius Regional Administrative Court decided on Thursday to ask for the Constitutional Court's opinion on whether Jonas Milius was lawfully dismissed as...
Benefits of Lithuanian citizenship from the South African Litvak perspective  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 17:20
“ South Africa is more Litvak than Lithuania itself,” Markas Zingeris , the Lithuanian playwright and novelist once remarked. And, as one of very few members of...
President calls on MPs not 'to bulldoze over' Constitution on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 16:26
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday called on members of the Seimas to...
Seimas speaker expects Constitutional Court to revise opinion on citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 11:28
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has expressed hope for the...
Seimas speaker sees law amendments as only way to broaden dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 13:39
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, sees amendments to the Law on Citizenship...
PM, president differ on initiative to broaden dual citizenship by law
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 11:26
Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis sees a proposed bill to broaden dual citizenship as the best way of solving problems faced by Lithuanian citizens abroad, but an...
President to decide on non-Lithuanian letters in IDs after language watchdog's conclusion
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 15:25
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says her decision on spelling of first and last names of Lithuanian citizens with Latin letters that do not exist in the...
Dual citizenship amendments openly violate Constitutional doctrine - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 14:27
The amendments on dual citizenship drafted by the opposition conservatives openly run...
Seimas again aims to broaden institute of dual citizenship  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 09:13
Lithuania's parliament is drafting a new initiative to allow dual citizenship to the...
Grinius. Is Lithuania a police state?
2017 m. balandžio 5 d. 10:53
Seimas may consider constitutional amendments amid pressure over Paksas
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 11:14
Amid growing pressure from European bodies on Lithuania to allow its impeached President Rolandas Paksas to run for parliament, the Seimas' Committee on Legal...
Seimas speaker mentions impeachment for Bastys, PM sees no grounds
2017 m. kovo 10 d. 10:43
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has said that the parliament might...
Key tasks for Seimas' spring session
2017 m. kovo 10 d. 09:34
Lithuania's new parliament, which was sworn in last November, is commencing in its spring...
Expats propose way of preserving Lithuanian citizenship acquired by birth
2017 m. kovo 8 d. 11:27
Lithuanian expat communities suggest solving the dilemma of dual citizenship by allowing...
Court orders passport with w for poet Mickevičius' descendant
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 08:26
Lithuania's Supreme Administrative Court on Tuesday instructed the migration authorities...
Court orders Lithuanian version of last name, version with q in passport
2017 m. vasario 28 d. 09:21
The Supreme Administrative Court on Tuesday instructed migration authorities to include...
Top court rules impeachment possible for crimes committed before taking office
2017 m. vasario 27 d. 09:57
Impeachment proceedings may be opened against persons holding certain posts for crimes...
OSCE recommends that Lithuania allow dual nationals to run for Seimas
2017 m. vasario 13 d. 09:22
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) recommends that Lithuania should allow people with dual citizenship to run for a seat in the...
Dual citizenship only possible by changing Constitution - Constitutional Court
2017 m. sausio 26 d. 16:13
Dual citizenship can only be allowed by way of changing the Constitution , says Dainius Žalimas , chairman of the Lithuanian Constitutional Court , adding that...
Seimas to draft separate law to set out MPs' duties, rights, guarantees
2017 m. sausio 23 d. 16:38
The Seimas will work out a separate law to set out the duties, rights and guarantees of...
Karbauskis calls for regulating MPs vacations by law
2016 m. gruodžio 28 d. 10:33
Ramūnas Karbauskis , chairman of the ruling Lithuanian Peasant and Green Union (LPGU),...
Executing ECHR ruling on Paksas requires changing Constitution – JustMin
2016 m. gruodžio 22 d. 17:19
Without changing the Constitution , Lithuania cannot execute the ruling of the European...