United Nations Human Rights Committee

UN committee calls on Lithuania to investigate CIA prison suspicions, ensure LGBTI rights

The United Nations Human Rights Committee has called on Lithuania to fully investigate suspicions that a secret CIA prison operated in Lithuania.

Court orders non-Lithuanian last names in ID cards

The Lithuanian Supreme Administrative Cour t has handed down yet another ruling on spelling of personal names in documents – it ruled that non-Lithuanian...

Lithuania not ready to enforce court ruling on name spelling

A Lithuanian court this week instructed migration authorities to enter last name s of two Lithuanian citizens with non-Lithuanian characters in their...

How many W's will there be in Lithuanian passports? (2)

Eight thousand names that are in breach of the standard language norms have been registered in Lithuania, so such forms of the person's name could be...