Seimas hall

Lithuania’s ruling bloc recognizes vote on raise for doctors, opposition goes back to work

Lithuania’s ruling coalition agreed to recognize that the conservatives‘ bid to raise wages for trainee doctors was adopted, therefore, the opposition agreed to return to the plenary room. […]


MPs move to legalize use of medical cannabis for severely ill patients

Several Lithuanian lawmakers proposed on Friday to launch a discussion on legalizing medical cannabis for treating cancer patients and other severely ill people. […]

Gabrielius Landsbergis

Letters about Landsbergis spreading among the Conservatives

The Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats, preparing for chairman elections next weekend, are known for not only the “celebration of democracy”, but also for the genre of epistolary campaigning, where politicians release public letters […]

Violence against children

There is insufficient political will to prevent violence against children

On December 29th a one month old infant was submitted to a Vilnius hospital for multiple body bruises, skull fracture and brain haemorrhage. The suspect – the child’s father. That same day the doctors at […]