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MPs propose to ask Poland, Latvia, Estonia to join blocking of Belarus N-plant
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 10:28
A group of Lithuanian lawmakers propose that the Seimas should formally invite Polish, Latvian and Estonian parliamentarians to join initiatives to block electricity...
Reliability of some people in Lithuania's state-owned companies is a concern
2017 m. birželio 7 d. 15:36
Some of Lithuania's enterprises of strategic importance employ some people whose reliability gives cause for concern and nepotism flourishes in them, the chairman of...
Anti-corruption agency to have easier access to corporate financial data  (1)
2017 m. gegužės 11 d. 13:46
The Special Investigation Service (STT) will be able to gain access to financial data of...
Seimas opens discussions of Magnitsky Act
2017 m. balandžio 21 d. 10:28
Lithuania's parliament opened debates of the so-called Magnitsky Act , which would ban entry to foreigners linked with large-scale corruption, money laundering or...
Persons in contact with Bastys aimed to change Lithuanian geopolitical course
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 09:15
Persons who maintained close contacts with Lithuanian MP Mindaugas Bastys aimed to change...
Seimas panel to vote on conclusions of probe into Bastys' ties
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 09:40
The Lithuanian parliament's National Security and Defence Committee on Wednesday plans to...
Seimas committee to mull threats with US defense intelligence chief
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 10:08
Members of the Lithuanian parliamentary National Security and Defence Committee will meet with the chief of the United States Defence Intelligence Agency on Friday.
Seimas panel wants more info declassified in MP Bastys' ties probe
2017 m. balandžio 6 d. 09:11
The Lithuanian parliament's committee that is probing Social Democratic MP Mindaugas Bastys ' ties with Russia's businesses and security services and Lithuania's...
Lithuania to hold exercise for politicians as tensions with Russia stay high
2017 m. kovo 31 d. 12:44
As tensions with Russia remain high, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry, together with...
Seimas panel head describes intelligence file on MP Bastys as 'serious'
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 16:30
The Lithuanian State security Department (VSD) has provided a vast amount of "really...
Psychological support must be available to Lithuanian military personnel - MP
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 08:52
Timely psychological support has to be available to members of the Lithuanian Armed Forces , Vytautas Bakas , chairman of the parliament's Committee on National...
Seimas board updated on threats of cyber attack - Seimas speaker
2017 m. vasario 22 d. 13:35
The Lithuanian parliament's board met with military intelligence officers in Vilnius on...
NATO wants detailed info in advance about Zapad 2017 exercise near Lithuania
2017 m. vasario 15 d. 09:56
NATO would want to receive detailed information in advance from Russia and Belarus...
Zapad 2017 exercise clear preparation for war with West - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. vasario 10 d. 10:25
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that the Zapad 2017 exercise planned by Russia and Belarus for this year is a demonstration of their...
Zapad 2017 will be biggest-ever exercise at our borders - Bakas
2017 m. vasario 9 d. 15:58
The Zapad 2017 exercise to take place in Russia and Belarus later this year will be the biggest-ever military war games next to Lithuanian borders, says...
Scope of national security threats changing - Chair of Committee
2017 m. vasario 2 d. 10:43
The scope of national security threats is changing with the European Union and NATO...
President: defence spending shouldn't be tied to specific figures
2017 m. sausio 19 d. 10:02
Lithuania should not tie itself to specific financing figures as its defence spending will...
Lithuania needs bigger defence budget for cyber security, universal conscription - MP
2017 m. sausio 19 d. 09:53
Lithuania needs a bigger defence budget to ensure cyber security and prepare for universal military conscription , says Vytautas Bakas , chairman of the parliament's...
PM backs proposal to boost defence spending to 2.5% of GDP  (1)
2017 m. sausio 18 d. 18:54
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis supports lawmakers' proposal to update a defense policy agreement among political parties to include a commitment to...
Seimas panel initiating new deal on defence financing  (1)
2017 m. sausio 17 d. 17:04
The Lithuanian parliament's National Security and Defence Committee has decided to initiate...
Lithuania updates security strategy
2017 m. sausio 10 d. 09:39
Lithuania's updated National Security Strategy will highlight corruption and social...
Lithuanian Railways has foreign policy of its own
2016 m. gruodžio 9 d. 13:41
Lietuvos Geležinkeliai ( Lithuanian Railways , or LG) pursues a foreign policy of its own...