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Three ways the West can defeat Putin – if it really wants to
2016 m. birželio 27 d. 08:27
There are a range of proven tactics that the West could use to destabilise Vladimir Putin 's regime in Russia but the question is whether Western countries...
The real reasons behind Russia’s recent restraint - and how long it is likely to last
2016 m. birželio 24 d. 08:00
With the NATO summit in Warsaw coming up in July, the rhetoric in many Western quarters is...
The Great Synagogue of Vilna, once the Vatican of Europe's Jews
2016 m. birželio 23 d. 08:29
The Great Synagogue of Vilna was once to Jewish culture and religion what the Vatican is...
Lithuania to appoint defence advisers to embassies in US and Ukraine
2016 m. birželio 22 d. 17:43
Lithuania will appoint defence advisers at its embassies in the United States and Ukraine ,...
'Biggest threat to NATO is its own inertia' - former NATO ambassador
2016 m. birželio 22 d. 14:57
The biggest threat to NATO is our own inertness and unwillingness to protect our values, said Kurt Volker, former NATO Ambassador and Executive Director of the...
Lithuania to buy Javelin missiles from US
2016 m. birželio 22 d. 08:42
Lithuania plans to buy Javelin medium-range anti-tank weapon systems and missiles from the...
New Lithuanian ambassador to Denmark and Iceland proposed
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 17:47
Gintė Damušytė, a Lithuanian diplomat, has been proposed as the country’s new...
US official on Russian disarmament treaty violations: 'Our patience is not limitless'
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 10:31
Russia 's rearmament is in violation of an important 1987 US-Soviet treaty and Washington...
Guantanamo detainees take Lithuania to European Court of Human Rights over CIA detentions
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 09:33
Guantanamo detainees have filed a case against Lithuania at the European Court of Human Rights alleging that US authorities tortured them at a secret CIA detention...
Calling Russia the enemy 'does not make Lithuanians safer' - Ušackas
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 06:53
Lithuania should be more reserved and calmer in its relations with Russia , says the European Union 's (EU) Ambassador in Moscow Vygaudas Ušackas , a Lithuanian...
Great power games: Do ordinary Russians really want war?  (1)
2016 m. birželio 18 d. 09:13
Does the international perception of Russia as an expansionist and warmongering country...
The Top 10 Lithuanian writers of all time  (1)
2016 m. birželio 17 d. 13:39
Tradition and modernity mix in almost equal measures in the works of men and women of...
US to head one of NATO battalions in Baltics and Poland
2016 m. birželio 15 d. 16:52
The United States will head one of the four international battalions to be set up by NATO in the three Baltic states and Poland to deter Russia, US Secretary...
Orlando shooting bares the face of homophobia in Lithuania  (2)
2016 m. birželio 15 d. 07:42
An attack in a gay bar in Orlando, Florida, shocked the world just one week before an LGBT pride event in Lithuania. Some of the reactions to the news from Orlando...
Lithuanian courts dismiss Saudi's claim to victim status for CIA imprisonment  (1)
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 12:26
Lithuania's law enforcement has no substantial evidence of a Saudi Arabian citizen...
Lithuanian Foreign Ministry and 22 embassies express support for Baltic Pride
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 09:40
Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and 16 embassies have made a joint statement,...
Lithuanian foreign minister and Vilnius mayor honour Orlando shooting victims
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 09:05
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius and Vilnius City Mayor Remigijus...
‘Lithuania is a huge part of our family’s life in Wisconsin’ – Hon Consul
2016 m. birželio 11 d. 16:33
Meet Leslie Ann Liautaud - Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Wisconsin ( USA ).
The biggest global stars that you never knew were Lithuanian  (1)
2016 m. birželio 10 d. 13:57
Lithuania gave the world many stellar personalities that have and continue to entertain, impress and influence the world. Here is our selection of ten global stars you...
Lithuania to appoint new ambassador to Belarus
2016 m. birželio 8 d. 16:38
Lithuania 's government on Wednesday agreed to recall Ambassador Evaldas Ignatavičius from...
I only brought $300 for my 'new life' – A Lithuanian emigrant’s story
2016 m. birželio 8 d. 12:56
Lithuanian expatriate Birutė Scobee shares the inspiring story of her struggle to make it...
US general says NATO must take initiative in Baltic
2016 m. birželio 7 d. 15:02
During a press conference in Vilnius , Ben Hodges , the commanding general of the US Army in Europe , said that the US and other NATO countries were tired of...
Eastern Europe needs real, not symbolic deterrence - US general
2016 m. birželio 6 d. 11:57
Central and Eastern Europe needs real, not symbolic capacities to deter Russia ,...
Head of US forces in Europe attends security conference in Vilnius
2016 m. birželio 6 d. 10:02
The commander of the United States Forces Europe, Lieutenant General Ben Hodges , will...