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Lithuania backed UK in dispute with Mauritius for political, security reasons
2017 m. birželio 26 d. 12:32
Lithuania was among a few countries to support Britain in its territorial dispute with the Indian Ocean country of Mauritius at the United Nations .
Lithuanian, Angolan Foreign Ministers agree on political consultations
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 17:59
Angola 's Foreign Minister Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti, who is visiting Lithuania for the first time, and Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius signed a...
Angolan foreign minister to visit Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 11:05
Angolan Foreign Minister Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti is to pay a working visit to Vilnius...
Spain's formin in Vilnius speaks for EU's closer defense ties
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 16:37
The European Union (EU) should consolidate in the field of defense and countries of the...
Lithuanian Days kick off in Ukrainian city of Odessa
2017 m. birželio 15 d. 11:35
Lithuanian Days in Ukraine have kicked off in the southern port city of Odessa and will...
Formin dismisses Russian envoy's words about Lithuanian 'debt' for occupation as absurd
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 09:18
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has dismissed as absurd the statements by Russian Ambassador Alexander Udaltsov about Russia's right to demand 72...
IAEA didn't assess site selection for Astravyets N-plant in Belarus
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 15:30
The International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA ) did not analyze the selection of the site for the Astravyets nuclear power plant (NPP) close to the Lithuanian...
Turkey's foreign minister postpones visit to Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 10:05
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has postponed his official visit to Lithuania,...
Regardless of being neighbors with Belarus, Lithuania can't ignore problems - Linkevičius
2017 m. birželio 7 d. 10:15
Lithuania values the economic partnership with Belarus , however, cannot ignore the...
EU-Canada trade deal benefits Lithuania - Minister Linkevičius
2017 m. birželio 5 d. 12:19
The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement ( CETA ) approved by the Lithuanian...
Lithuanian leaders convey condolences over London terror
2017 m. birželio 5 d. 11:34
Lithuanian leaders on Sunday expressed condolences over the terrorist attack s in London, which took innocent lives.
Lithuania regrets US decision to withdraw from Paris climate deal
2017 m. birželio 2 d. 12:20
Lithuanian officials on Friday expressed their regret at the US decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement .
Foreign Minister Linkevicius: NATO success depends on adapting to new challenges, collective defense
2017 m. gegužės 29 d. 10:18
NATO should continue to be able to adapt to new challenges and focus on the key task of...
Foreign Ministry to unveil new mobile app for those traveling abroad
2017 m. gegužės 26 d. 14:38
The Lithuanian Foreign Ministry will next week unveil a new mobile application that will...
High level Indian visit to Vilnius
2017 m. gegužės 26 d. 09:23
On Thursday a high level delegation from India arrived in Vilnius ever since Lithuania and...
Lithuania pursues counter-terror cooperation, ForMin tells UK counterpart
2017 m. gegužės 23 d. 10:31
Lithuania will continue to cooperate with the United Kingdom and international community in counter-terrorism efforts, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said...
Lithuania to continue to support Ukraine's defense, security reforms
2017 m. gegužės 18 d. 15:33
Lithuania will continue to support Ukraine 's defense and security reforms, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius told Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak as...
Gays fleeing persecution in Chechnya find refuge in Lithuania
2017 m. gegužės 18 d. 09:14
Gay men fleeing persecution in Chechnya have found refuge in Lithuania: Foreign Minister...
Two Paluckas’ conditions for the Farmers
2017 m. balandžio 25 d. 11:20
Airspace violation posed no threat to Belarus
2017 m. balandžio 25 d. 10:26
An aircraft from Lithuania posed no threat to Belarus when it violated the neighboring country's airspace last week, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius...
Europe's future scenario will depend on France's presidential choice
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 16:48
Future scenarios of Europe will depend upon the choice made by France , Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said in comment of the results of the first...
Provocation at Lithuanian embassy in Kiev could be instigated by Russia
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 15:53
An incident in which a smoke grenade was thrown at the Lithuanian embassy in Kiev could have...
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...
ForMin downplays German archivist's remarks about Feb. 16 Independence Act
2017 m. balandžio 21 d. 17:01
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says that conversations with Germany's...
Continued EU-Turkey cooperation crucial - ForMin Linkevičius
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 09:15
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has expressed hope that Turkey 's society would manage to remain unified after the referendum that granted broader...
Pentagon chief expected in Lithuania
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 10:24
United States Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis , one of the highest-ranking officers of the US administration, may come to Lithuania, Lietuvos Žinios daily said.
China's Parliament speaker expected in Lithuania next week
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 15:31
China 's Parliamentary Speaker Zhang Dejiang , the third-highest official in China's...
Lithuania understands necessity of US air strikes in Syria - ForMin
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 12:17
Lithuania fully understands why the United States air strikes in Syria were necessary in...
Facsimile of Lithuania's 1918 independence act to be displayed at National library
2017 m. balandžio 6 d. 10:31
A facsimile of Lithuania's 1918 Act of Independence on Thursday will be handed over to the...