Society

Municipality residents frightened by migrants: some are afraid of visiting the store

Representatives from municipalities say that due to there are currently more questions than answers right now regarding the influx of migrants. Some municipalities concede that they will soon be no longer able to receive arrivals […]

The Essential News

Covid-19. June 04

During the past 24 hours, 365 new cases of infection were detected in the country. 7 people died from Covid-19. According to the Department of Statistics, the incidence rate per 100,000 inhabitants in 14 days […]

Covid. Vaccination. Vilnius Municipality photo
The Essential News

Covid-19. June 03

In the town of Bezdonys in the Vilnius region, a mobile point is being built where residents will be tested for COVID-19, as well as vaccinated. According to epidemiologists, one of the recently detected cases […]

Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko
Central/Eastern Europe

Laurinkus. Poorly thought out steps could accelerate Belarus’ descent into Russia’s grasp

Secretly, Alexander Lukashenko’s inauguration became the reference point for the next events in Belarus. The opposition was unable to find out the date for the “ceremony” ahead of time. Protesters planned to meet the “ascent […]

Presidential Palace
Politics

The newcomer has things to learn from his predecessor

Prior to the presidential elections and after them, G. Nausėda promised that he will be unlike his predecessor D. Grybauskaitė. That said, he never clarified, what this could mean, Vytautas Bruveris wrote in lrytas.lt Meanwhile, […]

The Baltic Way
Lithuania

Little room left in the Baltic States’ relations for the spirit of the Baltic Way

The Baltic Way greatly adjusted my, a then Sąjūdis Seimas council member and council secretariat official, forecasts. I had no doubt that the event, which was already being considered from early 1989, would succeed, but […]