Raimondas Kurlianskis and Tomas Dapkus

A spider’s web none dared touch for a decade: how MG Baltic aimed to conquer the country

A copy of the State Security Department (VSD) report to the National Security and Defence Committee (NSGK) Delfi has obtained reveals in what ways the MG Baltic group aimed to influence state institutions, politicians and […]

Valentinas Mazuronis

Into the elections under the flag of national spirit

The vision of MEP Valentinas Mazuronis, who has declared his intent to run for president, is a strong national state and civic society, forgoing excess prohibitions, reducing corruption and removing political intrigue. The politician believes […]

Even when signing books always the consumate politician, Guy Verhofstadt at the  Vilnius Book Fair  Photo © Ludo Segers @ The Lithuania Tribune
European Union

Guy Verhofstadt Brings his EU reform ideas to Vilnius

A large enthusiast and captivated audience came out on a very cold Saturday afternoon to hear former Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt speak at the annual Vilnius Book Fair. Verhofstadt is currently fraction leader of the Liberal Group in the European parliament. However, on Saturday his main message were his ideas for European reform and to make the EU stronger, more efficient, and to avoid more Brexit-like defections of the world’s largest and most powerful trading block. […]

Elections in Lithuania

Parties hurrying slowly to the elections

The presidential elections are no cause for parties to put in any exceptional effort. The Liberal Movement is prepared to be the first to name its candidate for next year’s presidential race while the other […]

Eugenijus Gentvilas, Petras Auštrevičius

Lithuanian Liberal Movement to check results after Auštrevičius’ doubts in leader election

After MEP Petras Auštrevičius expressed doubts about the election for the Lithuanian Liberal Movement‘s leadership that was won by MP Eugenijus Gentvilas by a margin of a single vote, the party’s representatives pledged to crosscheck the discrepancies. […]