LGBT rights

Lithuanians flood their country with hundreds of rainbow flags as police investigate homophobic arson attacks

In response to a series of seemingly homophobic arson attacks in Vilnius, Lithuania, the Lithuanian LGBT community are importing hundreds of rainbow flags...

Lithuania's new justice minister intends to start discussions on LGBT rights

Lithuania's new Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevičius intends to initiate discussions on sexual minorities' rights, although he does not reveal his...

Vilnius opens rainbow crosswalk to mark LGBT rights

A symbolic rainbow-colored pedestrian crossing has been opened in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius to mark the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender...

Lithuania rises in "rainbow index", lags EU countries in terms of gay rights

Lithuania has scored better in a survey on LGBT rights this year but still lags behind many European Union countries.

PM urges Seimas to return to same-sex partnership issue

Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis on Wednesday urged the parliament to go back to the issue of same-sex partnership.