Cultural heritage

Wooden synagogue up for renovation in central Lithuania

Municipal authorities of the district of Kaišiadorys intend to renovate the wooden Jewish synagogue in Žiežmariai, central Lithuania.

Vilnius mayor says he would agree to trade Green Bridge statues with Russia

Vilnius City Mayor Remigijus Šimašius has confirmed that he has indeed received requests from Sovetsk City Mayor Nikolay Voishchev and Russian...

Opinion: Potsdam Conference and Russia's crooked-mirror politics in Kaliningrad (3)

Most of the time history can’t be put to bed even though agreements to end wars have been concluded, victors have drawn new boundary lines, promises made,...

Lithuanian president supports removal of Soviet sculptures in Vilnius

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says she is glad that the Soviet-era sculptures have been removed from the Green Bridge in central Vilnius.

Renovation of synagogue starts in Vilnius

Renovation works of the synagogue on Gėlių Street in Vilnius has been started, the Department of Cultural Heritage said on Tuesday.