Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission

Court orders closure of portal broadasting Russian TV content
2017 m. balandžio 18 d. 09:06
A Lithuanian court has instructed Baltijas Mediju Aliance (BMA), a company registered in Latvia, to discontinue unlawful broadcasts of Russian television programs...
RTR Planeta may face sanctions in Lithuania again
2017 m. balandžio 4 d. 11:06
Just over a month after restrictions on the broadcasting of RTR Planeta in Lithuania ended, the country's TV watchdog has again received a complaint about a program...
Vaitekūnas re-appointed head of Lithuania's radio and TV watchdog
2017 m. kovo 28 d. 12:29
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday re-appointed Edmundas Vaitekūnas for another term of...
MEP Guoga blacklisted by Russia
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 09:16
Antanas Guoga , Lithuanian member of the European Parliament, has been included into the...
Some Lithuanian TV channels contain up to 40% of Russian content
2017 m. kovo 20 d. 12:36
The biggest share of features and films developed in Russia are broadcast on Lithuania's Lietuvos Rytas TV and BTV , shows a survey published by the Lithuanian...
MEPs Andrikienė, Saudargas among EU politicians blacklisted by Russia
2017 m. kovo 13 d. 17:05
Lithuanian MEPs Laima Andrikienė and Algirdas Saudargas , both members of the conservative Homeland Union –Lithuanian Christian Democrats, were included in a...
Radio, TV watchdog analyzing Russian content on TV channels
2017 m. kovo 13 d. 12:21
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) has opened an inquiry into the amount...
Lithuanian watchdog to ask for explanation from Russia's TVC over hatred-inciting content
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 08:52
Lithuania's media watchdog will ask for explanation from Russia-registered broadcaster TV...
EC: Lithuanian move to ban RTR Planeta broadcast in line with EU law  (1)
2017 m. vasario 20 d. 11:08
The Lithuanian decision to ban broadcasts of the Russian television channel RTR Planeta...
JustMin bars Russia's TV Channel from using Lithuanian name in title
2017 m. vasario 13 d. 11:28
Lithuania's Justice Ministry has banned the use of the Lithuanian name in titles of the Lietuvos Laikas and Litovskoye Vremia Lithuanian- and Russian-language broadcasts.
Lithuania halts broadcasting of Russian TV channel for 3 months
2016 m. lapkričio 16 d. 16:10
Lithuania's media watchdog decided on Wednesday to suspend the broadcasting of the Russian TV channel RTR Planeta for three months for inciting war, discord and...
Radio and TV watchdog suggests ban on portals broadcasting registration-free TV
2016 m. rugsėjo 21 d. 12:00
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission has suggested blocking access to websites...
British regulator establishes violations in NTV Mir Lithuania broadcast
2016 m. rugsėjo 12 d. 16:51
The United Kingdom's audiovisual media regulator OFCOM has established violations in a...
Lithuania's national broadcaster sanctioned for airing commercials during Eurovision
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 14:44
Lithuania's national broadcaster, LRT, has been disciplined for airing commercials during...
Lithuanian TV watchdog lifts sanctions on pro-Russian broadcasts
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 14:42
Lithuania's media watchdog has cancelled restrictions on two Russian-language TV channels after signals from the European Commission that the sanctions may run...
Russian TV channel accused of inciting hatred sanctioned
2016 m. gegužės 18 d. 16:51
Lithuania's media watchdog decided on Wednesday to obligate re-broadcasters to move the Russian-language NTV Mir Lithuania to their paid channel packages.
Lithuanian regulator may force broadcasters to charge for Russian NTV Mir broadcasts
2016 m. gegužės 5 d. 17:24
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) is considering a move to force...
UK media watchdog rules that Russian channel in Lithuania gave biased coverage of Ukraine
2015 m. liepos 29 d. 12:49
The NTV Mir Lithuania , a Russian -language TV channel that had its broadcasts suspended...
Ukrainian TV producer: Fight Russian propaganda with privileges, not bans  (1)
2015 m. birželio 15 d. 11:49
Lithuania should not follow the Ukrainian example of banning Russian -language television...
Lithuanian PM says Russia's "black list" is part of propaganda war  (1)
2015 m. birželio 1 d. 13:15
Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius says that the “black list” of European Union officials prepared by Russia is part of the propaganda war.
Education minister candidate rejects post
2015 m. gegužės 25 d. 17:26
Edmundas Vaitekūnas, the chairman of the Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK), who was delegated by the Labour Party to assume the post of the...
Lithuanian Seimas committee okays president's bill on propaganda
2015 m. gegužės 6 d. 15:20
The Lithuanian parliament's Education and Science Committee on Wednesday gave a green light...
Banning Russian TV channels won't solve propaganda problem, Lithuanian experts say  (1)
2015 m. balandžio 15 d. 16:43
Lithuania banned a Russian TV channel, RTR Planeta, last week, becoming the first European...
Ban on Russian TV channel takes effect in Lithuania
2015 m. balandžio 13 d. 12:05
A ban on broadcasts of the Russian-language TV channel RTR Planeta took effect in Lithuania...
Why Lithuania banned Russian TV channel
2015 m. balandžio 13 d. 11:56
Lithuania made international headlines last week when its Radio and Television Commission decided to institute a blanket ban on all programmes of a Russian TV...
Viasat to stop RTR Planeta broadcasts in Lithuania
2015 m. balandžio 9 d. 17:13
TV rebroadcaster Viasat will also stop broadcasts of the Russian-language RTR Planeta channel in Lithuania on a temporary basis, the company's representative says.
Lithuanian PM commends ban on Russian TV channel
2015 m. balandžio 9 d. 11:39
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission took a responsible step on Wednesday to ban...
Lithuania's media watchdog suspends broadcasting of Russian TV channel  (2)
2015 m. balandžio 8 d. 16:20
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission on Wednesday instituted a three-month...
Lithuanian court suspends Russian channel's broadcasts for 3 months
2015 m. sausio 15 d. 16:31
A Vilnius court on Thursday ruled to suspend broadcasts of the Russian-language Ren TV...