WWII

March of the Living to honour victims of Holocaust in Lithuania

On Thursday afternoon, Vilnius' 8th annual March of the Living will proceed from the Paneriai train station to the Paneriai memorial to honour those who died...

The realization your grandfather may have murdered thousands of Jews (1)

"There is always someone in a family who pushes against silence," says Rita Gabis, in whose new book Lithuania ’s Holocaust skeletons come to light,...

Polish right-wing government 'playing into the hands of Putin' - former Lithuanian ambassador

By adopting a confrontational tone with the European Union, Poland 's new right-wing government is weakening Europe and playing into the hands of Russia ,...

Poland gives state funeral to WWII resistance commander responsible for mass-murder in Lithuanian village

The Lithuanian, Belarusian and Jewish communities in Poland have been incensed by a state funeral accorded to a partisan leader linked to mass murders...

Grave robbers dig up WWI and WWII German graves in Lithuania

Grave robbers dug up two burial sites in Lithuania in search of military memorabilia from the two world wars, Lzinios.lt reports.