Council of Europe

At Lithuanians' initiative, Council of Europe condemns LGBT persecution in Chechnya

At Lithuanian parliamentarians' initiative, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has condemned persecution of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and...

Lithuania should strengthen the protection of women, children and disable

“While considerable progress has been achieved in protecting human rights in recent years, the Lithuanian authorities still have to address some...

Human rights defenders welcome ban on violence against children

The Council of Europe 's commissioner and a US-based organization Human Rights Watch on Tuesday welcomed the Lithuanian decision to ban corporal...

The Committee on Foreign Affairs on situation in Ukraine

The Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, expressing its concern over the substantial deterioration of the security...

Deputy Foreign Ministers assigned to fields of operations

Fields of operations and functions of Lithuania's foreign vice-ministers Neris Germanas , Darius Skusevičius and Albinas Sananavičius were Thursday...