Vytautas Bakas, Darius Jauniškis

Unreliable persons entered Lithuania due to migration system gaps – security chief

Unreliable individuals have entered Lithuania due to gaps in the country’s migration system, says Darius Jauniškis, chief of the State Security Department (VSD). […]

Dalia Grybauskaitė

President: Migration Department need restructuring, not scrapping

Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė has voiced disagreement with Interior Minister Eimutis Misiūnas‘ proposal to scrap the Migration Department. […]

Saulius Skvernelis

Ruling Farmer leaders expect SocDem MPs to stand firm on coalition

The Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union’s (LFGU) leaders say they are confident that Social Democratic lawmakers who have opted to stay in the ruling coalition despite their party’s decision to pull out will not backtrack in fear of being expelled from the party. […]

Harvesting in Lithuania

Government to decide on nationwide emergency Wednesday – PM

The Lithuanian government will decide on Wednesday whether or not to declare a nationwide emergency situation after the county’s farmers suffered damages estimated at tens of millions of euros due to heavy rains, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Tuesday morning. […]