Foreign affairs

As China gets angry at Lithuania’s actions, some see great benefits coming out of it

The opening of the Taiwanese representative office in Vilnius has raised China’s ire. Beijing compared Lithuania to a fly that needs to be swatted down but did not hesitate to take the most drastic step […]


When migrant crisis would trigger NATO Article 4: possible scenarios

Article 4 of the NATO Treaty. In November, more and more European countries, including Lithuania, Latvia and Poland, are talking about activating it because of the migrant crisis. What is this much-talked-about Article, what are […]

Vladimir Putin, Alexander Lukashenko

Lukashenko uses Kremlin’s playbook to spread disinformation about the surge of migrants

A hybrid attack organized by the Belarusian state involves not only using migrants as a means of political pressure but also aiming disinformation attacks at its neighbouring countries. Lukashenko’s regime was shifting the blame for […]

Saulius Skvernelis

A potential advantage of Skvernelis’: the key question – Kaunas

With ex-Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis announcing on October 18 plans to form a new party, representatives of political powers in Seimas make no efforts to hide that their own comrades have received offers to get […]