Holocaust in Lithuania

Lithuania awards 39 citizens for rescuing Jews during WWII

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Friday awarded 39 Lithuanian citizens who risked their lives and the lives of their families to rescue Jews...

High profile ceremony for the forthcoming museum in Lithuania

On May 4, 2018 the ground-breaking ceremony for The Lost Shtetl Museum and Memorial Complex took place in the middle of Lithuania, in Š eduva. The...

Personal stories from the Holocaust in Lithuania told in new website

“We drank tea using the observational method: we would hang a sugar cube by a string and sip tea while looking at it. This didn’t make the tea taste any...

Lithuania's biggest cities to pay tribute to Holocaust victims

Vilnius and Panevėžys will Friday pay tribute to the memory of victims of the Holocaust , with events for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day...