European Convention on Human Rights

Lithuania faces public condemnation by Council of Europe over Paksas case

The Council of Europe may adopt a resolution in December, stating that Lithuania fails to meet its international obligation by not implementing the...

Attempt to allow Lithuania's impeached president to run in elections fails

A fresh attempt to lift a lifetime ban on Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas Paksas to run in elections, as ordered by the European Court of...

Seimas to vote on constitutional amendment allowing Paksas to run in elections

The Seimas will on Thursday take its first vote on a constitutional amendment that would open the way for Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas...

The LRT Council on the threat for the independence of the Lithuanian National Radio and Television

Dear Seimas Members, Having acquainted with the conclusions and proposals of the Lithuanian Republic Seimas ad hoc Investigation Commission (hereafter –...

I will stand for president election in any case, Paksas says - media

Rolandas Paksas , the former leader of Lithuania's Order and Justice party and now a MEP, say he plans to stand as a candidate in the upcoming...