Russia

Lithuania to station NATO battalion in Rukla
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 14:28
The international battalion of NATO Allies should be stationed in Rukla, central Lithuania, next spring, the Ministry of National Defence has said.
Can we expect a thaw in Lithuanian-Polish relations?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 06:56
The face-to-face meeting of the presidents of Lithuania and Poland , the first one since Poland's Andrzej Duda took office a year ago, has raised hope of ending the...
Lithuania considers suing Belarus over Astravyets nuclear plant
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 15:20
Lithuania is considering filing a lawsuit against Belarus over the unfair and extremely...
Lithuania to keep its honorary consul in Crimea
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 15:41
Lithuania does not intend to follow the example of other countries and give up its honorary...
60% of Lithuanians see Russia as threat, poll shows
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 15:16
Three in five Lithuanians believe that Russia 's foreign policies constitute a threat to...
Russian tourists returning to Lithuanian resorts
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 08:43
Seimas speaker says persona non grata list should be made public
2016 m. rugpjūčio 24 d. 10:47
The list of individuals banned from entering Lithuania should be made public, says...
Joe Biden in Riga: "America will never fail to defend our allies"
2016 m. rugpjūčio 24 d. 08:17
Key moments from US Vice President Joe Biden 's speech in Riga.
Conference in Vilnius discuss hazards of Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant
2016 m. rugpjūčio 23 d. 16:48
Serious safety and geopolitical concerns about the Astravyets (Ostrovets) Nuclear Power Plant being constructed in western Belarus , at Vilnius doorsteps, dominated...
Trump 'doesn't understand what Article 5 is' - Biden on defending Baltics
2016 m. rugpjūčio 23 d. 15:01
United States Vice-President Joe Biden has said that the Baltic states have no reasons to doubt US commitments to NATO , downplaying the remarks about NATO made by...
Lithuanian president meeting US Vice-President Biden in Riga
2016 m. rugpjūčio 23 d. 09:37
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė is scheduled to meet with United States...
Two years without the Russian market: How did Lithuanian dairy exporters deal with Moscow's embargo?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 23 d. 08:16
In August 2014, Russia banned a number of imports from the EU. Lithuanian dairy producers...
NATO jets in Lithuania scrambled once last week over Russian warplane
2016 m. rugpjūčio 22 d. 16:10
Fighter jets serving in the NATO air policing mission in the Baltic states were scrambled...
E. Lucasas. Ar Trumpas – Rusijos agentas?  (101)
2016 m. rugpjūčio 22 d. 11:06
Pastaraisiais mėnesiais, kai jo ambicija užimti Baltuosius rūmus įgijo palaikymą visoje Amerikoje, šis veikėjas buvo kaltinamas visokiausiais dalykais –...
Was Pushkin's great-grandfather baptised in Vilnius?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 19 d. 08:22
In the historic part of Vilnius, on Didžioji Street, there stands the Orthodox Church of Saint Paraskeva, one of the finest examples of nineteenth-century Byzantine...
Lithuanian Railways to transport coal from Russia
2016 m. rugpjūčio 18 d. 16:17
Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company, one of Russia 's largest coal exporters, has started...
Russian singer denied entry to Lithuania
2016 m. rugpjūčio 18 d. 10:36
Oleg Gazmanov, a Russian pop singer known for his glorification of the Kremlin and the...
Accident at Belarusian nuclear plant sheds light on Minsk's internal political process
2016 m. rugpjūčio 18 d. 09:29
The Belarusian Ministry of Energy confirmed, on July 26, that an emergency situation...
The cold friendship between Lithuania and Poland
2016 m. rugpjūčio 18 d. 07:40
Posters on bus stops across Vilnius remind us that, this autumn, we are celebrating the 25th anniversary since most countries in the world resumed diplomatic relations...
'I fear for Russia's future' - Sokurov in Vilnius
2016 m. rugpjūčio 17 d. 07:58
With anti-democratic sentiments growing among the Russian population, Alexander Sokurov, a prominent Russian filmmaker, says he feels great concern about his...
Rusijos fechtuotojai nuskuto trenerio galvą plikai
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 15:23
Sekmadienį, rugpjūčio 14 dieną, Rio de Žaneire esančiame „Russia House“ po...
Russia 'trying to back away from Minsk deal' - Lithuanian minister
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 12:59
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says that Russia 's allegations about a...
Cargo transportation on the rise in Lithuania
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 10:29
Over 100 Ukrainian soldiers treated in Lithuania
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 08:04
More than 100 injured soldiers from Ukraine have gone through rehabilitation in Lithuania since the start of separatist clashes two years ago.
Loyalties and opinions of Lithuania's ethnic minorities
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 07:50
Russia would defend the rights of its nationals and Russian speakers everywhere, including...
EU decision on visa-free travel for Georgians by October - Lithuanian diplomats
2016 m. rugpjūčio 12 d. 16:17
The European Union (EU) should make its final decision on visa-free travels for Georgia...
No independent confirmation of Russia's allegations against Ukraine - EU ambassador
2016 m. rugpjūčio 12 d. 11:26
Vygaudas Ušackas , the EU's ambassador to Russia , says that Russia's allegations of a...