Soviet Union

Swedish ex-PM Bildt tweets: history of Baltic partisans was hidden for too long
2017 m. liepos 20 d. 12:27
Carl Bildt , a former Swedish prime minister and foreign minister, says that people in other parts of Europe know too little about the history of Lithuanian partisans...
President Grybauskaitė stresses unity, support on Statehood Day
2017 m. liepos 6 d. 11:21
In her solemn message on the Day of Statehood – Coronation of King Mindaugas ,...
Lithuanian scientists claim to have found Prezidentas Smetona vessel on Baltic Sea bottom
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 15:54
Scientists of the Klaipėda University say they have found Prezidentas Smetona , the first warship of independent interwar Lithuania, on the bottom of the Baltic Sea...
Motives behind recognising the Communist Party as a criminal organisation
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 09:20
The Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, on June 26 adopted a Resolution recognising the...
Seimas wants Communist Party declared a criminal organization
2017 m. birželio 28 d. 09:20
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday urged the government to draft a law declaring the...
LPK President Dargis: Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 13:53
Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change and the draughts of populism that are...
Police fines Latvian man for wearing T-shirt with Soviet signs
2017 m. birželio 13 d. 15:09
Police of the Lithuanian port city of Klaipeda imposed a 75-euro fine upon a Latvian citizen who wore a T-shirt with Soviet symbols in public.
Russian ambassador: Lithuania owes Russia 72 billion US dollars  (1)
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 11:12
After another May passed placing a flower crown placed near the monument commemorating those...
ARAS warning after Nemenčinė incident: don’t play war games in Lithuanian forests
2017 m. gegužės 26 d. 10:34
Sunday morning at the Nemenčinė forest, a 12-person group gathers. It could be noted that some men are wearing the Russian model masked uniforms and are armed with...
Farmers are drunk on power
2017 m. gegužės 24 d. 09:35
Hundreds hike in eastern Lithuania to honor memory of anti-Soviet partisans
2017 m. gegužės 22 d. 10:26
Over 300 people on Sunday took part in a 10-kilometer walk in eastern Lithuania to honor the...
Lithuanian film industry to be showcased in Cannes
2017 m. gegužės 17 d. 15:26
The anniversary 70th Cannes Film Festival will be opened today with Lithuanian elements in...
British Embassy in Vilnius – the early days
2017 m. gegužės 12 d. 13:56
Hundreds gather in cemetery in Vilnius to mark end of World War Two
2017 m. gegužės 9 d. 15:09
Hundreds of people gathered in Vilnius' Antakalnis Cemetery on Tuesday to mark the...
Lithuanian diplomats in Russia honor WWII victims, not to watch military parade
2017 m. gegužės 9 d. 11:54
Lithuanian diplomats on Monday paid tribute to the victims of World War Two in Moscow, St....
Russia refuses to hand summons to Gorbachev for testimony in January 13 trial
2017 m. gegužės 3 d. 10:03
Russia has refused to hand summons to the Soviet Union 's former leader Mikhail Gorbachev for testimony in the January 13 trial of attempted coup, a Vilnius...
March of Living: it's important to remember both collaborators and Jew savers
2017 m. balandžio 27 d. 09:42
Participants of the March of the Living , a traditional event held in Vilnius to honor the...