Teachers' strike

Prime minister to meet teachers’ unions as dispute deepens over ‘illegal’ strike

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has promised to personally meet with teachers’ union representatives who are planning to start an open-ended strike today, after statements by the vice-chancellor of the government claiming the strike action may be illegal deepened the crisis. […]

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100 protest in Vilnius against refugee resettlement

About 100 people gathered in Kudirkos Square near the Government building in central Vilnius on Tuesday evening to protest against resettlement of refugees from the Middle East and Africa in Lithuania. […]


Lithuanian teachers stage warning strike

Part of teachers in Lithuania are holding a warning strike on Thursday, expressing their dissatisfaction over pay. […]