Genocide and Resistance Research Center of Lithuania

Lithuania marks 80 years since start of Holocaust

Lithuania is marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the genocide of Jews in the country on Thursday, the national Holocaust remembrance day.

Lithuania marks 80th anniversary of Soviet deportations

The Day of Mourning and Hope is marked in Lithuania on Monday. 80 years ago the Soviets started mass deportations of Lithuanian residents into remote areas...

DNA bank of partisans' relatives planned in Lithuania

Several institutions in Lithuania are considering establishing a bank of DNA samples of post-war partisans' relatives to be able to identify partisans'...

Remains of 11 post-war partisans, their supporters found, identified in Lithuania

The remains of 11 Lithuanian partisans and their supporters have been discovered and identified in Vilnius and Leipalingis, near the southern town of...

Partisan Kraujelis-Siaubunas' hideout found in Utena District

A bunker -hideout used by Antanas Kraujelis-Siaubunas , Lithuania's longest-fighting anti-Soviet partisan , has been found in the country's Utena...