Lithuanian Jewish Community

Lithuanian officials 'need history lessons', says Jewish community leader

The Lithuanian Jewish community criticized Lithuania's migration officials for refusing citizenship to Litvaks, Jews of Lithuanian descent, who left the...

Charity concert raises €125k for Lithuanians who risked lives to save Jews

Over €125,000 euros have been raised in a charity concert organized by the Lithuanian Jewish Community and the Order of Malta for non- Jews who risked...

Lithuanian prosecutors start to investigate alleged Holocaust perpetrators on list

Lithuania's Prosecutor General's Office said Thursday it would investigate a list of about 2,000 Lithuanians who may have taken part in the killing of...

Wooden 1930s synagogue in Kulautuva will not be preserved

A wooden synagogue from the 1930s which was recently discovered underneath another building near Kaunas will not be preserved, the Kauno Diena daily reports.

Jewish community leader calls for publication of list of Holocaust collaborators

On Friday, the Lithuanian Jewish Community called for the publication of “general data” on about 2,000 people who, according to historical research,...