Ramūnas Bogdanas

Ramūnas Bogdanas. A question for Orthodox believers in Lithuania

A historic event has finally happened. The Istanbul-based Patriarch of Constantinople, who is the first among equals in the entire Orthodox world, signed a Tomos on Sunday, which granted autocephaly. In other terms, he declared it independent, just as free as the Ukrainian state. The Moscow patriarch, an ideological tendril of the Russian world, controlled from the Kremlin, is furious over it. […]

Petro Poroshenko, Dalia Grybauskaitė
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian, Ukrainian presidents to meet on security issues

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is to meet with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko on Friday to discuss the security situation in Eastern Ukraine and the Sea of Azov, said the President’s Office on Tuesday. […]


Žygimantas Pavilionis. Emanuelis Zingeris. Fourteen years in EU foreign policy: what are the achievements?

We mark twenty five years since the entry into force of the Maastricht Treaty introducing the common foreign and security policy of the European Union (EU), to which Lithuania actively contributed from the very outset, […]

Davos 2015
Foreign affairs

Lithuania’s president off to World Economic Forum

Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė is Wednesday leaving for Davos to attend the annual World Economic For […]

Petro Porošenka ir Dalia Grybauskaitė
Foreign affairs

Grybauskaitė, Poroshenko vow to fight Ukrainian workers’ exploitation in Lithuania (Updated)

Lithuania and Ukraine will sign a bilateral agreement on social protection in an effort to curb the exploitation of Ukrainian workers in Lithuania, the presidents of the two countries announced on Friday in Vilnius. […]