Ukraine

Albinas Januška: Putin will win, EU will back down
2016 m. liepos 25 d. 07:00
Albinas Januška , Lithuanian politician, one of the founders of the Social Democratic Party , a signatory of the Lithuanian Independence Act and once the ultimate...
Universal frustrations of maintaining dialogue with Russia
2016 m. liepos 22 d. 16:58
The idea of engaging in more dialogue with Russia is eagerly accepted by the North...
Trump's victory would be 'bad news' for Lithuania  (1)
2016 m. liepos 22 d. 08:16
If Republican candidate Donald Trump is elected as the next president of the United...
Grybauskaitė: Lithuania trusts US, even if Trump wins
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 12:47
Lithuania has confidence in the United States regardless of who its next president is,...
Former Ukrainian minister throws his lot with Lithuanian conservatives
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 12:13
Aivaras Abromavičius , a former economy minister of Ukraine , has agreed to join the government team of the Homeland Union–Lithuanian Christian Democrats...
What jobs do migrants take in Lithuania?
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 07:21
Europe caught in the ring of fire
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 07:00
The European Union once had great ambitions to spread democracy in its immediate...
Killing of Sheremet in Kiev 'a shock' - Lithuanian minister
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 17:29
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says that he is shocked by the killing of...
Lithuania's defence spending next year to reach 1.79% of GDP
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 14:14
Lithuania is to spend 1.79% of its GDP on defence next year, according to the draft...
Russia is partner, but not friend of France - Senate member in Vilnius
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 15:39
Russia is a partner for France , but not a friend, French Senate member Hélène Conway-Mouret has said in Vilnius, adding that Russia was not a bigger threat to...
Fires around Chernobyl 'pose no hazard' in Lithuania
2016 m. liepos 18 d. 13:57
Fires which broke out in the restricted zone around Chernobyl, north Ukraine , last weekend have not raised radiation levels in Lithuania. To read this article, try...
Lietuvos oro uostai džiaugiasi didėjančiu keleivių srautu  (24)
2016 m. liepos 15 d. 13:14
Po rekordinių 2015-ųjų, kai per metus Lietuvos oro uostai aptarnavo 4,2 mln....
NATO-Russia meeting fruitless so far, says Linkevičius
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 13:07
Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevičius says that meetings between NATO...
Loyal to Moscow or Lithuania? Investigators probe police and army officers
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 06:00
Eight months ago Lithuania was shaken by a scandal caused by the then Public Security...
Ponad jedna czwarta Polaków jest otyła  (6)
2016 m. liepos 12 d. 06:00
Ponad jedna czwarta Polaków cierpi na otyłość. W ciągu ostatnich dwóch lat odsetek osób, które mają problem z nadwagą w kraju powiększył się, a Polacy...
After Warsaw, now comes the hard part for NATO
2016 m. liepos 12 d. 06:00
With little time to deploy promised troops to the Baltic States and Poland, and serious doubts over what do about the Russian threat in the so-called grey zone of...
'Putin has persuaded NATO members that Russia is a threat'
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 13:42
Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions have persuaded all NATO member-states that his...
Smaller states must band together - Savchenko in Lithuania
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 09:07
At this weekend's annual World Lithuanian Youth Association (PLJS) congress, Nadiya...
Skandalą jau pamiršo? Kremliaus lūpomis vėl čiulba dešimtys Lietuvos pareigūnų  (1532)
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 07:00
Prieš 8 mėnesius Lietuvą sudrebino naujojo Viešosios saugumo tarnybos ( VST ) vado Ričardo Pociaus sukeltas skandalas. Tuomet pareigūnas perspėjo, kad VST yra...
Worst friends, best enemies, trading partners: EU and Russia
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 06:00
Trade relations between the EU and Russia will likely remain stable for many years, even as the overall volume of bilateral trade gradually contracts. Despite...
Why was there a purge of Russian Black Sea fleet commanders?
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 06:00
Ten high-ranking Russian intelligence and naval officers in Kaliningrad were fired over the...
Why Putin can’t keep his promises on peacemaking in Baltic
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 17:30
Russia’s president made a number of promises to reduce tensions with NATO in the Baltics...
NATO leaders meet in Warsaw to transform alliance to meet new threats
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 09:02
United States President Barack Obama and 27 other NATO leaders meet in Warsaw today for what...
Have Lithuania's government parties delivered on defence and foreign policy commitments?
2016 m. liepos 7 d. 08:48
Leading up to every parliamentary election, political parties make promises to the electorate; that what it is they intend to achieve when they come to power. But how...
Lithuanian prosecutors appeal court's refusal to extradite Kazakh man
2016 m. liepos 5 d. 15:30
The Lithuanian Prosecutor General's Office has lodged an appeal with the Lithuanian Court of Appeals against a Vilnius court's ruling not to extradite Syrym...
Lithuania gets into NATO top 10 for defence spending
2016 m. liepos 5 d. 10:36
On the back of a major increase in defence spending in the last year, Lithuania has made it...
Minsk Fears Moscow-inspired 'colour revolution' in Belarus  (1)
2016 m. liepos 5 d. 08:31
Many governments in the post-Soviet space fear they may be threatened by a colour...
Russian rapper who supports Putin denied show at Lithuanian concert hall
2016 m. liepos 4 d. 11:20
A concert hall in Vilnius has said "no" to a concert by Russian rapper Timati because the...