Mikhail Gorbachev

The history of Lithuanian statehood has always been built by members of various ethnic communities

Ethnic minorities in Lithuania lived through the same historical tendencies as the country in which they live: the highs and the lows, the occupations, the...

Lithuania’s ethnic minorities played an important role in the fight for freedom

The Lithuanian military cannot guard the state properly without public support. This is well understood by states antagonistic to Lithuania, which try to...

Ex-KGB officer tells court they were in Vilnius in 1991 on Gorbachev's orders

Mikhail Golovatov , a former KGB officer who is being tried in absentia for his role in the January 1991 bloody crackdown on protesters in Vilnius, says the...

Lithuania marks 27 yrs since death of volunteer Seimas guard Sakalauskas

Lithuania marks on Tuesday 27 years since the death of Artūras Sakalauskas , a volunteer soldier who was killed in a clash with Soviet troops outside the...

Proposed Jan. 13 sentences are "fair", victim's son says

The sentences proposed by Lithuanian prosecutors for those on trial in absentia in the January 13, 1991 case are fair, Robertas Povilaitis , who lost his...