Lithuanian partisans

January 13th trial tells of fears of violent coup in aftermath of Lithuanian independence

Concerns about the Soviet plot to overturn Lithuania's legitimate administration could always be felt in the years following the restoration of Lithuanian...

Kaunas reopens court case in murder of Lithuanian partisan leader (2)

On Friday, a Kaunas court reopened the murder case of Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas , the leader of Lithuania's anti-Soviet partisans.

Former Lithuanian interior minister cleared in genocide case of last Lithuanian partisan

On Thursday, Lithuania's Supreme Court issued a final ruling acquitting former Lithuanian Interior Minister Marijonas Misiukonis in a genocide case for...

Soviet killings of Lithuanian partisans not a genocide, ECHR rules (4)

There is no basis for equating post-war Soviet persecution of partisans in Lithuania with genocide, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled.

Lithuanian army re-staged Soviet-partisan battle of 1945

Soldiers of the Lithuanian Army's Grand Duchess Birutė Uhlan Battalion and National Defence Volunteer Forces staged a 1945 battle between Lithuanian...