Soviet deportations

Court acquits man convicted for approval of Soviet crimes

A Vilnius court on Thursday acquitted Jurijus Subotinas , a resident of Lithuania's eastern city of Visaginas who had been convicted for publishing a...

Lithuanian court convicts man for public approval of Soviet crimes

A Vilnius court on Monday imposed restriction of freedom for Jurijus Subotinas , resident of the country's eastern city of Visaginas, for publishing a...

Lithuania to rename Museum of Genocide Victims after lengthy discussions

After years of discussions and international criticism, Lithuania's politicians, state institutions and public organizations have agreed to change the name...

Document of Soviet deportation of Lithuanians added to UNESCO Memory of the World Register

A plan of the Operation Priboi, the code name for a mass deportation of the Lithuanian population by the Soviets in 1949, has been granted the status of a...