Jewish Community of Lithuania

Lithuanian prosecutors 'should look into list of Holocaust perpetrators'

The leader of the Jewish Community of Lithuania, Faina Kukliansky , says that the Genocide and Resistance Research Centre should submit the list of...

Jewish heritage enjoyed more government protection in 2015, says community leader

Over the last year, the Lithuanian government began focusing more on preserving Jewish heritage and grave sites , according to Faina Kukliansky , the...

Lost Shtetl: Sergey Kanovich's work to remember the lives and deaths of Lithuanian Jews in WW2

Poet and social activist Sergey Kanovich, who lives in Vilnius and Brussels, is currently realizing his life's work - the “Lost Shtetl” project. The...

President Grybauskaitė says her visit to Israel to give new momentum to relations (1)

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is making an official visit to Israel on 19-21 October. She will be accompanied by the ministers of foreign affairs and...

Vilna Yiddish literary reading circle invites to its next meeting (1)

After a successful experiment at the first session it was decided that each week’s session would start with an intriguing article from a different prewar...