Russia


Court of Appeals opens prosecutors' plea against vindication of ex-OMON agents
2016 m. gruodžio 2 d. 15:16
The Lithuanian Court of Appeals on Friday started hearing a plea from the Prosecutor General's Office against vindication of former OMON officers Vladimir Razvodov...
Lithuanian Railways' CEO stepping down
2016 m. gruodžio 2 d. 14:59
Stasys Dailydka , long-standing CEO of Lietuvos Geležinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, or LG), has turned in his resignation, the state-run company said.
Lithuania to step up defence ties with US
2016 m. gruodžio 2 d. 13:36
Lithuania is set to step up defence ties with the United States by signing the first...
About friends and allies
2016 m. gruodžio 1 d. 14:08
If during The Rīga Conference 2015 we began witnessing Kremlin’s adventure in Syria,...
Russian citizen busted with gun brought from Kaliningrad
2016 m. lapkričio 30 d. 12:25
Lithuanian customs authorities on Wednesday said they busted a Russian citizen who had...
EC envoy: Populists, Russia, ISIS group aims to destroy Europe
2016 m. lapkričio 29 d. 22:01
The European Union (EU) is currently faced with pressure from populists, Russia and the ISIS group that aim to create the atmosphere of fear and chaos, says the...
A. Vaišnys. Apie skirtumus tarp agento ir idioto  (160)
2016 m. lapkričio 29 d. 20:26
„Galiu pavadinti tai Europos Parlamento narių išsišokimu“. „Europos Sąjungoje nenutrūksta pastangos demonizuoti Rusiją“. „Antirusiška paranoja tiesiog...
The trap of travesty: Shoah as a show-subject
2016 m. lapkričio 29 d. 11:22
I thought initially that if one would have a nerve to watch the sick entertaining video from...
P. Auštrevičius. Ar Europa nusiteikusi toleruoti melą?  (58)
2016 m. lapkričio 28 d. 16:21
Nemažai kas Europoje ir toliau galvoja, kad tai mūsų neliečia. Tuo pat metu, kai iš...
Ukraine's speaker calls for stronger cooperation in Baltic-Black Sea format
2016 m. lapkričio 28 d. 15:46
Ukraine 's Parliamentary Speaker Andriy Parubiy has suggested stepping up cooperation in...
Lithuanians alarmed over French presidential elections
2016 m. lapkričio 28 d. 11:51
Analysts in Lithuania are alarmed that Francois Fillon , the favorite in the French presidential elections , may constitute a threat to the Baltic states due to...
Putin‘s Russia: As Income drops leaders’ popularity grows
2016 m. lapkričio 28 d. 11:42
It‘s a country where the average annual salary has dropped by almost a tenth and is now on not much more than 400 euro (compared with Lithuania where it just passed...
L. Linkevičius BBC „Hardtalk“: Rusija plauna smegenis visai Europai  (603)
2016 m. lapkričio 25 d. 21:35
Lietuvos užsienio reikalų ministras Linas Linkevičius davė interviu britų nacionalinio...
Lithuania's diplomats seek to renew contacts in US, make new ones  (1)
2016 m. lapkričio 25 d. 20:09
Following Donald Trump 's election as president, Lithuania's diplomats are working to...
Eurasian Economic Union - reality or fiction?  (1)
2016 m. lapkričio 25 d. 12:18
Operating since 2015, the Eurasian Economic Union formed (EEU) over a relatively short...
Polyglot artist, diplomat proposed for Lithuania's cultmin
2016 m. lapkričio 25 d. 11:14
Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson proposed for Lithuania's culture minister is a cultural diplomat and manager whose career includes roles of an actress, translator and even...
Finmin nominee is an economist who seeks compromises
2016 m. lapkričio 24 d. 17:08
Vilius Šapoka , the candidate to take the post of finance minister in Lithuania's new government, is a pro-active and tactful person who tends to seek compromise and...
UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson wants to visit Lithuania
2016 m. lapkričio 24 d. 11:09
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told his Lithuanian counterpart Linas...
Ukraine is ready for all scenarios, including massive military action
2016 m. lapkričio 23 d. 17:52
Ukraine is ready not only for the so-called Crimea n corridor scenario, but also for much...
Europos Parlamentui kelia rūpestį Rusijos ir islamistų propaganda  (56)
2016 m. lapkričio 23 d. 15:48
Pastaruoju metu ES patiria didėjantį propagandos spaudimą iš Rusijos bei islamistų,...
Lithuania demonstrates better defence abilities on Armed Forces Day
2016 m. lapkričio 23 d. 13:31
As Lithuania marks the Day of Armed Forces on Wednesday, the country's leaders and top military officers noted the enhanced national and NATO defense capacities...
Kremlius apie Lietuvą: nepavykusi, diskriminuojanti, įtampą kurstanti valstybė  (3046)
2016 m. lapkričio 23 d. 11:55
Informacinis karas šiandien vėl linksniuojamas kaip vienas aktualiausių platesnės konfrontacijos tarp Vakarų ir Rusijos aspektų. Rusijos skleidžiama...
New missiles in Kaliningrad aimed at hindering NATO ships' access
2016 m. lapkričio 22 d. 14:55
The deployment by Russia of new missiles in its Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad is...
Hybrid threats facing Lithuania – real or imagined?
2016 m. lapkričio 22 d. 12:21
If you type the word “hybrid” into the Google search machine, you will get a rather...
Kazakh, Belarusian arms inspectors to visit NATO exercise
2016 m. lapkričio 21 d. 16:31
A group of arms control inspectors from Kazakhstan and Belarus are to visit this week...
NATO jets scrambled twice last week over Russian warplanes
2016 m. lapkričio 21 d. 15:11
NATO air-policing jets were last week scrambled from Lithuania twice to identify and intercept Russia n warplanes flying above the Baltic Sea.
Regions of Russia – equal subjects of federation or hostages to centre?
2016 m. lapkričio 21 d. 14:52
Based on its Constitution, Russia is a federation. It is natural, given the state‘s size and regional differences. Furthermore based on social and economic...
Putin’s Russia – can hitting rock bottom destroy the system?
2016 m. lapkričio 21 d. 11:48
The election of the Russian Duma was a paradox. On the one hand, fourteen parties were on...
President Grybauskaitė: US should stay leader in security architecture  (2)
2016 m. lapkričio 21 d. 11:26
The United States have always been the guarantee of democracy, peace and freedom,...