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Lithuania draws up cyber security strategy

The Lithuanian Defense Ministry has for the first time drawn up a national cyber security strategy. […]

Šarūnas Jasikevičius

Jasikevičius bows to his family on becoming Kaunas honorary citizen: I am, who I am only thanks to it

Kaunas Žalgiris Head Coach, Šarūnas Jasikevičius has overcome many hurdles this season as a young coach. His team gave a stunning performance in the Euroleague regular season, which culminated in reaching the final four best teams in Europe! Then he topped it all off in the national tournament by snagging the 20th Žalgiris title (8th in a row) in Lithuanian league history. What a season! […]

KGB archives

Seimas committee decides to overhaul lustration law

Lithuania’s parliamentary Committee on National Security and Defense has decided to overhaul the Law on Lustration ensuring protection of the former KGB agents and providing for exceptions. […]

Foreign affairs

Lithuanian govt pledges support for culture, education center in Poland’s Suwalki

Lithuania’s government has pledged support for the establishment of an education and culture center in the Polish city of Suwalki, where a Lithuanian kindergarten would be opened, Deividas Matulionis, the Lithuanian government’s vice chancellor, said after meeting with representatives of the Lithuanian community in Poland. […]

Gediminas Kirkilas, Ramūnas Karbauskis

Lithuania’s ruling party plans to keep state subsidy allocation model until next election

The ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LVŽS) says it does not plan to change the existing model for the allocation of state subsidies to political parties until the next general election, but looks to ensure that its government coalition partner Social Democratic Labor Party (LSDDP) receives funding immediately. […]