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President sees no grounds for stripping MG Baltic's LNK TV of its license

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that MG Baltic is an example of oligarchic activity, but there is no legal basis, at least for now, for...

PM sees no need for drastic measures against large business-controlled media

Amid a parliamentary investigation into business groups' possible influence on political processes, Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says that...

Part of Lithuanian cable TVs continue to air RTR Planeta programs despite ban

Defying a one-year suspension imposed by the Lithuanian media watchdog on RTR Planeta , a part of cable TV operators in the country continue to air a...

Lithuania's radio, TV watchdog to decide on Russia's RTR Planeta broadcasts

Lithuania's Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) will Wednesday decide whether broadcasts of the Russian channel RTR Planeta should be banned in the...

Lithuanian media watchdog may suspend RTR Planeta broadcasts for up to 18 months

Broadcasts by the Russian-language TV channel RTR Planeta in Lithuania may be suspended for between a year and a year and a half over repeated violations,...