Remigijus Baltrėnas and Darius Jauniškis
Politics

Military intelligence head does not reveal, what he presented to the PM: have a calm Christmas

The head of the State Security Department (VSD) Darius Jauniškis and Second Investigation Department (AOTD) head Remigijus Baltrėnas aim to calm passions, which flared after Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis called upon the intelligence services. The intelligence heads do not reveal, regarding what the PM called on them, however they assure that they have observed no hints of unrest in Lithuania, lrt.lt writes. […]

Suspected CIA former prison, now VSD training facility
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian intelligence agency still uses suspected CIA prison building for training

The Lithuanian State Security Department, or VSD, continues to use a building near Vilnius that allegedly housed a secret CIA detention facility for its training center. […]

Darius Mockus
Politics

MG Baltic president says group targeted by those who use ‘extinct regimes’ methods’

MG Baltic President Darius Mockus says that the business group has become the target of people who want to rule the state by using “extinct regimes’ methods”. […]

Child with computer
Economy

Central Bank: National security threats regarding fintech under control

Risks in connection to investments in the rapidly growing sector of financial technologies, also known as fintech, are under control, and the licensing requirements remain high, the central Bank of Lithuania said on Monday. […]

State Security Department
Defence

Lithuanian government proposes 30 pct pay rise for intelligence officers

The Lithuanian government proposed on Wednesday to increase intelligence officers’ salaries by almost one-third. […]