Soviet rule

Seimas willing to rename Genocide Museum into Occupation Museum

Lithuania's parliament took yet another step to rename the Genocide Museum located in the former KGB building in central Vilnius into the Museum of...

Famous Lithuanian actor Banionis worked for KGB during Soviet era – documents

Prominent Lithuanian actor Donatas Banionis was recruited as a KGB agent during the soviet rule, the Lithuanian Genocide and Resistance Research Centre...

Lithuanian Freedom Prize winner Sadūnaitė says she's give award to guerrilla

Nijolė Sadūnaitė lives in a convent outside Vilnius and doesn't hear news very often, as she does not use the Internet, does not watch television and...

Fragments of Jewish gravestones collected from various parts of Vilnius

Fragments of Jewish gravestones, which were used for construction during the Soviet era, are being delivered to the territory of a former Jewish cemetery on...

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...