WWII

Lithuania defended its dissertation

It comes as no surprise that the European Court of Human Rights ruling in the so-called Drėlingas case has so far met with little public attention. This...

PM Skvernelis, in Japan, to honor WWII diplomat who rescued Jews in Lithuania

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis , on a visit to Japan, will on Thursday travel to the city of Nagoya to pay tribute to Chiune Sugihara, a...

Names of Holocaust victims to be read out in Seimas

Names of the Holocaust victims will be read out in the Lithuanian parliament on Monday to mark the National Memorial Day for the Genocide of Lithuanian Jews...

Lithuania awards 39 citizens for rescuing Jews during WWII

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Friday awarded 39 Lithuanian citizens who risked their lives and the lives of their families to rescue Jews...

Jew savers to be honored in Lithuania

People who rescued Jews from the Holocaust during WWII will be honored in Lithuania on Friday.