Holocaust Remembrance Day

Rakutis quits as head of parliament's commission over Holocaust comments

Lithuania's conservative MP Valdas Rakutis is stepping down as head of the parliamentary Commission for the Cause of Freedom and the National Historical...

Israeli ambassador slams MP's Holocaust remarks as 'insensitive' and 'disturbing' (2)

Yossef Levy, Israel's ambassador to Lithuania, has described conservative MP Valdas Rakutis' remarks on the Holocaust as "insensitive" and "disturbing".

Conservatives' leader slams fellow MP's Holocaust remarks as 'inadequate'

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis, the leader of the ruling conservative Homeland Union–Lithuanian Christian Democrats, on Wednesday...

Linkevicius: the Holocaust is scar on humanity's face (1)

The genocide of the Jewish people is a scar on Lithuania and the whole humanity's face, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said during an event...

Skvernelis urges to refrain from attempts to reinterpret WWII consequences

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has urged to refrain from attempts to reinterpret the consequences of World War II , especially regarding the...