World War Two

Vilnius starts dismantling Soviet sculptures despite UN committee warnings

Workers on Tuesday started dismantling the monument to Soviet World War Two soldiers in Vilnius' Antakalnis Cemetery, despite interim measures imposed by the...

Litvak Culture Forum kicking off in Kaunas

The Litvak Culture Forum is kicking off in Lithuania's second-biggest city of Kaunas on Thursday.

Ex-president: Russia advances in Ukraine as West fails to supply weapons

Western leaders' failure to decisively support Ukraine makes it possible for Russia's forces to "slowly but surely" advance in the eastern part of the...

Vilnius municipality won't issue any permits for May 9 events

Vilnius Municipality this year will not issue any permits for May 9 commemorations at the memorial to Soviet soldiers at the Lithuanian capital's Antakalnis...

Lithuanian intelligence warns of possible provocations, violent incidents on May 9

The Lithuanian State Security Department (VSD) has warned of possible provocations and violent incidents on May 9 , when Russians mark the victory over...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7