dual citizenship

Lithuanian parliamentary committees to investigate refusal of citizenship to Litvaks

Amid complaints from Lithuanian Jewish Community representatives and Litvaks living in Israel and South Africa , at least two Lithuanian parliamentary...

Growing controversy over rejection of Lithuanian citizenship claims by Litvaks

Lithuania's citizenship laws recognize the right of people who lived in Lithuania in the period 1918-1940 and their offspring to claim Lithuanian...

Social Democrats drop referendum on dual citizenship idea

The ruling Lithuanian Social Democratic Party has decided not to propose calling a referendum on dual citizenship to be held alongside parliamentary...

‘Impossible for dual citizenship referendum to succeed under current laws’ – Lithuanian diaspora leader

The World Lithuanian Community does not support plans for a referendum on dual citizenship this October because it is virtually impossible to achieve the...

Lithuania's U-turn on granting citizenship to Litvaks

Some Jews in Israel and the Republic of South Africa who left Lithuania between the two world wars and their descendants have been applying to have...