aA
Jews with roots in Lithuania, known as Litvaks, have been active in applying for Lithuanian citizenship after the country a year ago amended the law to make it easier for them to do so, officials said on Thursday.
Lithuanian passport
Lithuanian passport
© DELFI / Šarūnas Mažeika
Visą straipsnį gali skaityti tik prenumeratoriai
Tapdami prenumeratoriais, jūs remiate nepriklausomus autorius ir žurnalistus. Stipri ir laisva žiniasklaida – demokratijos ramstis ir vertybė, kurią būtina puoselėti.
Kviečiame prisijungti prie Delfi prenumeratorių bendruomenės.

PM met with Lithuanian World Community Board members

On 2 August, Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė received members of the newly elected Board of the...

PM: strong tries with diaspora is one of government's key priorities

Lithuanian Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte on Monday welcomed the Seimas of the Lithuanian World...

Lithuania urges Belarus to ensure ethnic Lithuanians teaching in their language

Lithuania has urged Belarus to ensure its Lithuanian ethnic minority access to education in their...

President: Canada to open its embassy in Vilnius shortly

Canada is set to open its embassy in Vilnius, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said.

Lithuania on lookout for trade representative in Taiwan

Lithuania's Ministry of the Economy and Innovation has launched a competition for the country's trade...

Top news

Landsbergis: finding ways to pay for Kaliningrad transit is Moscow’s task, not Vilnius’

It is Moscow’s task, and not that of Vilnius, to find ways to make payments for the services related...

Seimas speaker: Kyiv is now bridge to Europe for Belarus

Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen, Speaker of the Seimas, says that two years ago the people of Lithuania...

Bomb threat made against Belarusian opposition’s event

On Tuesday, the police received an email with threats of bomb explosions in multiple buildings in...

Adviser: 3rd electricity market liberalization stage should be postponed

The process of electricity market liberalization in Lithuania is failing, therefore, its third stage...

Presidency will consider stripping figure skaters of state awards if they perform in Russia amid war in Ukraine

The presidency will consider stripping Lithuania’s figure skaters Povilas Vanagas and Margarita...