Algimanta Pabedinskienė

In power not so long ago – where do former politicians work now?

Politicians who held high offices last term, but did not enter Seimas again are enjoying their status as private individuals and some of them are unwilling to discuss their current lives. A number of the […]

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‘How to cover news objectively and not be lying bastards’ – Lithuanian journalists to Russian newspaper

Famous Lithuanian journalist and TV host Andrius Tapinas‘ recent Freedom Picnic event was a great success, with thousands of attendees and several high-level participants, like singer Andrius Mamontovas, commentator Algis Ramanauskas, and even President Dalia Grybauskaitė. Not everyone got to attend, however. […]

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Why Viasat will not stop airing propagandist Russian channels

A couple of weeks ago, Lithuania lifted the three-month suspension of the broadcasting of the Russian channel RTR Planeta. Prior to that, NTV Mir Lithuania resumed its broadcasts. Along with the PBK (First Baltic Channel), these channels comprise the backbone of the pro-Putin propaganda that is disseminated in Lithuania. This and more is covered in the following journalist investigation. […]

Polish Ambassador Jaroslaw Czubinski

Polish ambassador thanks Lithuanians for support amid Russia’s fruit import ban

Poland‘s ambassador to Lithuania has thanked organizers of an “apple protest action” in Vilnius for showing support to Poland in response to Russia’s ban on fruit and vegetable imports from the country. […]