Genocide and Resistance Research Centre

What's on in Lithuania this weekend (1)

On 11 March 1990, Lithuania declared its independence from the Soviet Union. March 11th is a national holiday in Lithuania, but there will be plenty of...

New list of Lithuanian KGB collaborators 'contains recognisable names'

A new list of former KGB agents to be released will contain the names of about ten well-known Lithuanian public figures, according to the Genocide and...

Lithuanian prosecutors start to investigate alleged Holocaust perpetrators on list

Lithuania's Prosecutor General's Office said Thursday it would investigate a list of about 2,000 Lithuanians who may have taken part in the killing of...

Former Lithuanian interior minister cleared in genocide case of last Lithuanian partisan

On Thursday, Lithuania's Supreme Court issued a final ruling acquitting former Lithuanian Interior Minister Marijonas Misiukonis in a genocide case for...

Posthumous honours for suspected Holocaust perpetrator under scrutiny

A posthumous award of military rank to a man suspected of involvement in the Holocaust has caught attention of the Lithuanian parliament speaker who has...