Istanbul Convention

Several thousand people protest in Vilnius against COVID-19 restrictions (1)

Around 3,000 people gathered in Vilnius' central Katedros Square on Friday for a rally against COVID-19 restrictions.

SSD warns about heightened risk of violence during protests

Lithuania’s State Security Department (SSD) has warned about the heightened risk of violence during protests.

Vilnius municipality denies permit for another 'family defense march' (1)

Vilnius Municipality has refused to issue a permit to the organizers of the Family Defense March to hold another rally in mid-June, Mayor Remigijus Simasius...

Police to deploy heavy force for Saturday's 'family defense march' (2)

A heavy police force will be deployed to maintain order during Saturday's "Family Defense March", Lithuanian Police Commissioner General Renatas Pozela said...

Almost half of Lithuanians disapprove of Istanbul Convention ratification

Almost half of the Lithuanian population would prefer if the country did not ratify the Istanbul Convention, according to an opinion poll commissioned by...