Soviet Union

102 straipsnių

Justina Vaišvilaitė

Lithuania marks the 32nd anniversary of the Medininkai tragedy, when seven border officers were killed on the Lithuanian-Belarusian border in an Omon paramilitary police attack.

Dr. Alpo Rusi

Finland faced a moment of truth on February 24, 2022. In case Ukraine’s defense would have collapsed, Finland’s security policy of non-alignment would have been worth of nothing. The Finnish leaders had to make a choice almost by overnight either to give up non-alignment or to remain increasingly un...

National Lithuanian American Hall of Fame sportswriter Neal Maloney

As the smoke cleared at the end of the hard fought war of wills, it occurred to me that I could not remember another time when Lithuania had lost the first two games in a row at a European championship tournament. I have been a die-hard fan much of my life going back to the 1992 ‘Other Dream Team’, ...

Paul Musgrave

As tanks exploded and refugees fled in the latest round of Armenia and Azerbaijian’s war over Nagorno-Karabakh, social media became another battlefield—with some surprising participants. That included the local branch of McDonald’s, which posted some ardently (and brief-lived) pro-Azeri sentiments o...