Righteous Among the Nations

Jewish leader: Parliament's resolution missing historic specifics

The Seimas of Lithuania's recently adopted resolution on occupations is missing historic specifics, Fainy Kukliansky, chair of the Jewish Community of...

Rakutis quits as head of parliament's commission over Holocaust comments

Lithuania's conservative MP Valdas Rakutis is stepping down as head of the parliamentary Commission for the Cause of Freedom and the National Historical...

Israeli ambassador slams MP's Holocaust remarks as 'insensitive' and 'disturbing' (2)

Yossef Levy, Israel's ambassador to Lithuania, has described conservative MP Valdas Rakutis' remarks on the Holocaust as "insensitive" and "disturbing".

Righteous Among the Nations honored in Kaunas for saving Jews

Lithuanian families who hid Jews during the Nazi occupation were honored as Righteous Among the Nations in Lithuania's second-largest city of Kaunas on...

Linkevicius: the Holocaust is scar on humanity's face (1)

The genocide of the Jewish people is a scar on Lithuania and the whole humanity's face, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said during an event...