communist regimes

Lithuania, 7 other EU countries agree to step up communism's crimes investigation

Government officials from eight EU member states, including Lithuanian Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevičius , have met in Tallinn to discuss closer...

Lithuanian ambassador to Berlin surprised to see Soviet flags at Brandenburg Gate

Lithuania's ambassador to Germany says he was unpleasantly surprised to see a demonstration featuring Soviet flags and Bolshevik uniforms at Berlin's...

Lithuania to rename Museum of Genocide Victims after lengthy discussions

After years of discussions and international criticism, Lithuania's politicians, state institutions and public organizations have agreed to change the name...

Motives behind recognising the Communist Party as a criminal organisation

The Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, on June 26 adopted a Resolution recognising the Lithuanian Communist Party (LCP), which functioned during the...

Estonia invites Lithuania to begin consultations on communist crimes tribunal (1)

Lithuanian Justice Ministry has received a proposal from the Estonia n Justice Ministry to begin consultations on the establishment of an international body...