UN Security Council

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Karolis Broga

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday afternoon held the closing press conference of the NATO summit in Vilnius, stating that major decisions were made over the past two days that would adapt NATO for the future.

Bede Sheppard, Human Rights Watch

One year ago on June 18, Lithuania’s Ambassador Raimonda Murmokaitė raised her hand at the UN Security Council in New York to vote for a resolution strongly condemning military attacks against schools. The resolution also encouraged all countries to “take concrete measures” to deter the military use...

Ludo Segers | the Lithuania Tribune

Ludo Segers talks to the Dutch ambassador about taking over the presidency of the European council, on why David Cameron’s speech on getting a new deal for Britain with the EU was not anti-European, on how the Netherlands security interests are intrinsically intertwined with those of Lithuania and t...

To mark the 70th anniversary of the United Nations, the Gediminas Tower, one of the best-known icons of the capital city of Lithuania, was lit up blue, the official colour of the United Nations, on the UN Day, 24 October, Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

During a meeting with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė stressed the need for Israelis and Palestinians to go back to peace talks. She also hinted that Lithuania could serve as a broker in the negotiations. However, with Lithuania's record of suppor...

Raimundas Lopata, political scientist and advisor to Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius, has slammed the foreign policy of President Dalia Grybauskaitė, saying in an interview published on Friday that her recent speech at the United Nations was "sterile".