dual citizenship

MEP Guoga to give up Australian citizenship ahead of elections in Lithuania

Lithuanian MEP Antanas Guoga , member of the Liberal Movement party, says he has decided to renounce his Australian citizenship. The move might allow...

New bill on dual citizenship being drafted ahead of planned referendum (1)

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has appointed a task group to draft a bill on dual citizenship so that the issue could be put to a vote in a planned...

Ice skater Tobias to lose Lithuanian citizenship after becoming Israeli national

American ice dancer Isabella Tobias , who was granted Lithuanian citizenship in 2013 to be able to represent the country at the Sochi Olympics, is reported...

New citizenship rules open to subjective judgements by President, say politicians (1)

The new citizenship law which allows for certain Lithuanians with special merit to hold dual citizenship with another country, cannot prevent subjectivity...

President signs citizenship amendments into law

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has signed amendments to the Law on Citizenship, allowing people with "great merit" to the Lithuanian state to...