Central/Eastern Europe

Nausėda on Russia: let’s not fool ourselves

Speaking at the annual Eastern European Studies Centre conference, President Gitanas Nausėda stated that Lithuania has no other choice than to invest in its defence. The head of state emphasised that we should not fool […]

Central/Eastern Europe

First spy exchange in Lithuania: how did it happen?

Several decades ago, hostile parties would meet on a Havel river bridge in Germany and exchange captive intelligence operatives. This helped maintain a balance during the Cold War between clashing states and regain spies, who […]

Alexander Lukashenko
Central/Eastern Europe

Lithuania should take note of changes in Washington’s policy toward Minsk

During a visit to Minsk, US Deputy Secretary of State D. Hale announced that after a break of 11 years, the countries will once again be represented at the level of ambassadors. The US embassy […]

May 3 Constitution
Central/Eastern Europe

Ideals of the May 3 Constitution still significant today

On May 2 the President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Dainius Žalimas, President of the Constitutional Court of Lithuania, and Julia Przylebska, President of the Constitutional Tribunal of Poland and opened a joint debate of Lithuania […]