domestic violence

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...

NGOs call for protection order against domestic violence

Lithuanian non-governmental organizations providing support to victims of domestic violence will seek that the country's laws stipulate a protection order...

Efforts against terrorism, domestic violence in focus of public security plan

Lithuania's government on Wednesday revised the public security development plans, stepping up the focus on efforts against terrorism and domestic violence.

ELECTIONS. Analysis. Social Democrats on legal issues

the electoral campaign for the upcoming Seimas term is already nearing its end. Due to the relatively low social payments, discussions on the social model,...

Policeman's death puts focus on officers' safety

A killing of a policeman while on duty last week has drawn attention to the issue of officers' safety. Lithuania's minister of the interior is planning a...