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Outgoing health minister admits local lockdowns were a mistake

The Lithuanian government' attempt to stem the spread of the coronavirus in Lithuania through local lockdowns in individual municipalities was a mistake,...

Lithuania bans groups of more than 2 people also temporary stalls in stores

The Lithuanian government on Wednesday banned groups of more than two people in public places , except for family members, prohibited temporary stalls in...

People won’t need to isolate for 3 months after COVID-19 recovery (1)

People who have recovered from COVID-19 will not be required to self-isolate for three months after new contact with an infected person. The new rules...

Lithuania extends lockdown until December 17 (1)

Lithuania's outgoing government on Wednesday extended the nationwide lockdown , in place since November 7, until December 17, but allowed people to visit...

Veryga: lockdown isn’t working as much as we would like to

The existing lockdown is not working as much as it is desirable, acting Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga says.