European Union

Trump's victory would be 'bad news' for Lithuania  (1)
2016 m. liepos 22 d. 08:16
If Republican candidate Donald Trump is elected as the next president of the United States , it would be bad news for Lithuania, says political science professor...
Lithuania rejects 36% more foreigners trying to enter the country
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 16:03
The number of foreigners who were refused entry to Lithuania grew considerably in the first half of 2016, as compared with the same period last year, the Migration...
Brexit could shave 0.8% off Lithuania's GDP - PM
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 09:15
Lithuania's economy could suffer a hit of up to 0.8% as the United Kingdom negotiates its...
Lithuanian ambassador: What happened in Turkey was unlawful intrusion into state governing
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 09:01
A failed military coup in Turkey has ushered a massive purging campaign in the country....
Lithuanian furniture maker freezes investment after Brexit vote
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 08:37
A Lithuanian furniture maker has been forced to freeze plans of investment after the United...
Europe caught in the ring of fire
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 07:00
The European Union once had great ambitions to spread democracy in its immediate neighbourhood, but now it has to make do with more pragmatic goals, says political...
Lithuanian government devises a plan for curbing emigration  (1)
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 17:21
Lithuania's cabinet of ministers has endorsed a plan to address massive emigration which has been a drain on the country's population and labour force. To read this...
Lithuania expects no radical changes in UK's Russia policies under Johnson
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 11:20
The United Kingdom 's foreign policy should not undergo radical change after Boris Johnson...
Refugees 'learn Russian before they learn Lithuanian' - minister scolds integration policies
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 12:49
Interior Minister Tomas Žilinskas has criticized Lithuania's refugee integration policy,...
UK Foreign Secretary Johnson accepts invitation to Lithuania, the land of his great-grandfather
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 08:32
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius met with the United Kingdom 's new Foreign...
Failed coup 'strong shock to democracy' in Turkey - Lithuanian minister
2016 m. liepos 18 d. 11:24
The failed coup in Turkey will deliver a strong shock to democracy and its support inside the country, while the Western world will actively observe the compliance...
Lithuanian minister heads to UK to meet migrants after attacks, Brexit
2016 m. liepos 18 d. 08:34
Lithuanian Deputy Foreign Minister Mantvydas Bekešius is meeting the Lithuanian expat community in London to discuss Brexit vote results and the recent surge in...
Lithuanian woman attacked in UK due to her origin in wake of Brexit vote
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 15:14
Laura Gudauskienė, a female of Lithuanian origin residing in Great Britain , was attacked...
New British prime minister 'will bring clarity to talks with EU' - Grybauskaitė
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 09:33
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Lithuania most Brexit-vulnerable country in Eastern Europe
2016 m. liepos 13 d. 15:20
The United Kingdom 's withdrawal from the European Union (EU) will have the biggest...
Government approves plan to implement OECD's suggestions
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 14:55
Lithuania's Government has endorsed a plan to implement recommendations made by the...
No grounds for scrapping Savchenko List, says Lithuania’s foreign minister
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 13:35
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius has said he sees no grounds for scrapping the country’s list of unwanted persons that includes individuals behind the...
Lithuania posts largest decrease in population in EU
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 09:01
Lithuania's population declined at the fastest pace in the European Union, according to new figures from Eurostat. To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Tensions inside Germany’s governing elite over NATO position on Baltics, Russia
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 06:00
Contradictory views on what Germany’s position should be in relation to NATO and Russia in...
Have Lithuania's government parties delivered on defence and foreign policy commitments?
2016 m. liepos 7 d. 08:48
Leading up to every parliamentary election, political parties make promises to the...
NATO summit, EU after Brexit top agenda for president's meeting with parliament
2016 m. liepos 5 d. 09:46
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite is meeting with the heads of the Seimas' Committee...
'Concessions to Moscow would increase the threat to European security'
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 16:13
Making any concessions to Russia would increase the threat to European security, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said on Friday. To read this article, try a...
Why Russia is liking Brexit - a return to a multipolar Europe
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 09:42
The Kremlin is enjoying the discomfort that Brexit is causing to the European Union. But that does not mean that it wants Europe broken up. It just wants a return to...
Brexit weakens EU and represents a victory for Russia – Lithuanian Foreign Minister  (1)
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 17:47
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius has said Britain's vote to exit the EU had...
The railway tunnel that could transform geopolitics in Baltic region
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 13:40
A new railway tunnel linking the Baltics and Scandinavia could transform the geopolitics of...
13 new refugees resettled in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 12:44
Twelve Syrian refugees and a stateless person from Palestine came to Lithuania from Greece...