Central/Eastern Europe

We have changed. Letter from Ukraine

In our past lives, we planned to go on holiday, buy or change a car, finally finish repairs in the flat or at the cottage, give our child a higher education, get married, get divorced, […]

Central/Eastern Europe

Ukraine WILL FIGHT its enemy

Thursday, February 24, was the day that changed the lives of Ukrainians forever: Russia sneakily launched a full-scale invasion. This event came as a complete surprise for most Ukrainians because no one could have imagined […]

Central/Eastern Europe

Ukrainian journalist: Putin has signed his death warrant

I keep in touch with my Ukrainian journalist colleagues, whom I had the honour to meet in Kyiv in September 2021. Here is a letter from journalist Lyudmila Makey from Kirovohrad in Ukraine, who is […]

Rumeysa Gelgi recives certificate of the tallest living woman in the world in October 2021 from Guinness World Records

Greetings to Lithuania from the World’s Tallest Woman

Standing at 215.16cm (7ft 0.7in), the world’s tallest woman talks about her experience using a wheelchair and sends her greetings to the people of Lithuania According to the Guinness Book of Records, the world’s tallest […]

Bazaar gifts. AIWA photo

The annual International Christmas Charity Bazaar will take place this weekend

Wednesday morning at the British Embassy commenced in a festive mood as representatives of the embassies residing in Lithuania presented the 19th International Christmas Charity Fair, which will be held on 4 December at Vilnius […]