Jews in Lithuania

New Torah scroll to be written at Vilnius' Choral Synagogue

A ceremony of starting the writing of a new Torah scroll will be held at the Choral Synagogue of Vilnius on Tuesday.

Israeli PM Netanyahu to make historic visit to Lithuania this week

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to pay a visit to Lithuania this week, Lithuanian government officials confirmed to BNS on Monday.

Part of Lithuanian Jews express no-confidence in community's chairperson

Some of the members of the Jewish Community in Lithuania on Friday expressed no-confidence in Faina Kukliansky , the leader of the community whom they...

Seimas speaker urges academic ethics guard to resign amid anti-Semitism claims (Updated)

Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis on Friday urged Vigilijus Sadauskas , ombudsman for academic ethics and procedures, to step down...