Lithuanian and Russia's Federation flags
Foreign affairs

PM’s stance on Russia: 2 points in support, 2 against, 2 motives

The call from Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis to resume contacts with Russia on the political level and operations of an intergovernmental commission have made top headlines over the past few days. […]

Pabėgėlių stovykla Kavalos mieste Graikijoje (E. Labanausko nuotr.)
Society

10 Syrian refugees relocated to Lithuania from Greece

A group of 10 refugees from war-torn Syria came to Lithuania on Monday evening under the European Union‘s resettlement programme. […]

Redwan Eid, a Syrian journalist and refugee in Lithuania
Society

A Syrian refugee in Lithuania: His story, Syria’s story (II)

Redwan Eid, is a Syrian journalist and refugee who had to flee his war-torn homeland and is now one of the first refugees Lithuania has accepted into the country. Here is his story. […]

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Foreign affairs

Second Afghan interpreter pleads for Lithuania’s assistance on Youtube

A second Afghani refugee has made plea for asylum in Lithuania via a youtube video. The country’s defence minister says, however, that not all Afghanis who worked with Lithuanian troops deserve to be relocated. […]