Vytautas Keršanskas

Vytautas Keršanskas. What sort of European Union does Lithuania need?

This year the European Union marks the 60 years anniversary of the Rome Agreement which became the starting point of European integration, at the same time with the EU facing serious internal and external challenges, […]

Jean-Claude Juncker
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian PM to discuss Belarus nuclear plant, dairy crisis with Juncker

Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius is to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss the critical situation in the country’s dairy sector and raise the issue of the safety of Belarus’ Astravyets nuclear power plant on Friday. […]

No Picture

The European Union is not a security union

In the wake of any shocking event, national governments and officials of the European Union invariably call for more cooperation between member states to prevent anything similar happening in the future. The response to the March 22 terrorist attacks in Brussels has been no different. […]

European Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis
Foreign affairs

EU Commissioner Andriukaitis criticizes Lithuanian president for refusing to work with Russia

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has recently said that Lithuania will not join any coalition against the Islamic State that includes Russia. Vytenis Andriukaitis, Europoean Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, has publicly criticized such a position, LNK TV news programme reports. […]