Mikhail Gorbachev

Opinion: Lithuania 'vulnerable' but NATO presence can provide deterrent

One cannot choose one's neighbours. We have been assigned ours by history and geography. Lithuania has not been dealt a good hand. Although historic...

Lithuania ‘sceptical about getting Russian assistance’ in Jan 13 coup case

Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs is sceptical about the possibility of securing Russia 's assistance in the January 13 coup case through...

‘Full justice’ in Jan 13 coup case cannot be achieved without charging Gorbachev, says Landsbergis

Justice will not be achieved in full in the January 13 , 1991, attempted coup case without the presence of the former leader of the Soviet Union , Mikhail...

Day of Freedom Defenders commemorated all around the world

Lithuania's diplomatic consulates abroad invited Lithuanians and friends of Lithuania to honour the 25th anniversary of the January 13 , 1991, events on...

How Western media reported the events of January 13, 1991 (2)

Western media reacted to the events of January 1991 in Lithuania cautiously at the time. Almost all the foreign media that covered the events of January 13...