History


Kremlin's propaganda machine: another weapon, another armed force
2016 m. rugsėjo 26 d. 14:09
When we talk about Russia’s propaganda machine we often imagine it as a perfectly functioning system in which some operator presses a button and moves attached...
Opposition criticizes Foreign Minister over ties with Cuba
2016 m. rugsėjo 26 d. 13:33
The aspiration of Lithuanian diplomats to develop closer ties with the Communist Cuba has drawn criticism from the opposition – former foreign minister Audronius...
Vilnius should establish World Litvak Museum, restore YIVO institute
2016 m. rugsėjo 26 d. 09:43
Vilnius has been suggested to establish the World Litvak Museum and restore a Jewish...
Leonidas Donskis – a farewell. How is it possible?  (1)
2016 m. rugsėjo 23 d. 15:49
In that one split moment, in the morning hours at the Vilnius airport on the way from...
ELECTIONS: meet the Electoral Action of Poles – Christian Families Alliance  (1)
2016 m. rugsėjo 23 d. 11:02
With the Seimas elections nearing, LRT the Lithuania Tribune begins a special series on the...
Week of Jewish Commemoration at New Šančiai Synagogue in Kaunas
2016 m. rugsėjo 19 d. 13:45
Kaunas —Saturday marked the opening of a weeklong public program at the New Šančiai Synagogue in Kaunas, Lithuania, commemorating of the seventy-fifth...
To Whom It May Concern… before it is too late! #RefugeesLT
2016 m. rugsėjo 14 d. 11:33
This is the first text from our #RefugeesLT initiative. On my third month in Lithuania...
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi Gives Interview on G20 Hangzhou Summit
2016 m. rugsėjo 13 d. 11:49
On September 6, 2016, Yang Jiechi, State Councilor of the People’s Republic of China, gave...
Lithuanian financial ministers to be investigated for malfeasance
2016 m. rugsėjo 13 d. 11:00
Artūras Zuokas , the leader of the opposition in the Vilnius city council , has called...
Lithuanian town of Šiauliai celebrates 780-year anniversary
2016 m. rugsėjo 9 d. 09:08
Šiauliai, Lithuania's fourth biggest city located in northern part of the country, is celebrating its 780-year anniversary.
Lithuania wants to prove it was net contributor, not recipient of Soviet funds
2016 m. rugsėjo 8 d. 15:39
As part of its effort to estimate the damage caused by the Soviet occupation, Lithuania wants to dig up archival documents to calculate the balance of financial flows...
The day Lithuania became a culture of we
2016 m. rugsėjo 8 d. 07:00
Nearly three thousand participants walked this day to pay tribute to the over 2,000 Jewish...
Do the thoughts, ideals, and actions of Jonas Noreika epitomize the very best of Lithuania?
2016 m. rugsėjo 7 d. 13:12
Do the thoughts, ideals, and actions of Jonas Noreika epitomize the very best of Lithuania;...
Zarasai marks European days of Jewish culture
2016 m. rugsėjo 7 d. 08:59
The town of Zarasai, nestled in the picturesque north-east of the country amongst sparkling...
Vilnius unveils street signs in Polish and Russian
2016 m. rugsėjo 5 d. 08:41
In celebration of the European Day of Languages, additional street signs have been unveiled in Polish and Russian on Warsaw Street and Russian Street in Vilnius.
Viešoji atmintis ir juodosios urbanistinės skylės  (3)
2016 m. rugsėjo 4 d. 19:40
Beveik prieš ketvirtį amžiaus iš tolo stebėdamas, kaip Lietuvos miestuose tarsi grybai po lietaus dygsta neretai abejotinos meninės vertės paminklai, žinomas...
18 dalykų, kuriuos reikia žinoti prieš kraustantis į Londoną  (40)
2016 m. rugsėjo 3 d. 11:00
Nors kaip sakė rašytojas Samuel’is Johnson’as, nuo Londono pabosti sunku, tačiau...
The stones of Molėtai: Shoah lesson in Lithuania  (1)
2016 m. rugsėjo 2 d. 16:03
August 29th, 2016, has become truly important day for Lithuanian people, for Israel , and...
Fact and fiction in the founding legend of Vilnius
2016 m. rugsėjo 2 d. 08:52
The founding myth of Vilnius has many affinities with legends of Rome and other great cities. Though hardly historically accurate, it was necessary to legitimize the...
US understands Lithuanian bans for Russian 'propagandists' - US diplomat
2016 m. rugsėjo 1 d. 18:49
A top-ranking US diplomat in charge of sanctions says he understands the Lithuanian decision to refuse access to Russian "ropagandists," although the bans are not...
75th anniversary of massacre of Jews in Šeduva, Lithuania
2016 m. rugsėjo 1 d. 08:26
Lithuania's Prime Minister joined dozens of people marking the seventy-fifth anniversary of...
An ode to linen led to Norwegian sheep
2016 m. rugpjūčio 30 d. 13:22
If you ask a Lithuanian what he or she is proud of, you will hear plenty of praises to dark...
Octopi and spaceships: Creative freedom in Soviet bus stops
2016 m. rugpjūčio 30 d. 08:25
A Canadian photographer has spent 14 years travelling across what used to be the Soviet...
Lithuanians 'more open' about Holocaust - President Grybauskaitė
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 17:10
Lithuanians are starting to face the Holocaust more openly, which facilitates friendlier relations with Israel , Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on...
Molėtai holding Holocaust memorial march
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 09:47
A memorial march is held in Molėtai, eastern Lithuania, on Monday to honour victims of the Holocaust .
Žmogus, žiaurumu pralenkęs A. Hitlerį – didžiausio masto žudynės, apie kurias niekas nekalba  (427)
2016 m. rugpjūčio 28 d. 18:54
Ką atsakytumėte paprašyti įvardyti didžiausio masto žudynių žmonijos istorijoje...
Charms and superstitions of pagan Lithuanians
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 08:31
Lithuania remained pagan until the late Middle Ages and, as such, was an object of curiosity...
Lithuania joins call to investigate crimes of European communist regimes
2016 m. rugpjūčio 24 d. 10:04
Ministers of five Eastern European countries have issued a joint statement, calling for...