Orphans' Cemetery in the Antakalnis area of Vilnius
History

Remains of Lithuanian partisan Ivanauskas found in Vilnius

Archeologists have found the remains of Lithuanian partisan Albinas Ivanauskas at the Orphans’ Cemetery in the Antakalnis area of Vilnius. They were found near the place were the remains of Lithuanian partisan commander Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas were discovered in June, the LNK TV channel reports. […]

Flags of the three Baltic states
History

Vilnius to host commemoration of US declaration condemning Baltics occupation

A festive event will be held in Washington Square in Vilnius on Thursday to thank the United States on the 77th anniversary of the Summer Welles Declaration that condemned the Soviet occupation of the Baltic states. […]

Russian Ambassador Alexander Udaltsov
CORPORATE

Russian ambassador: Lithuania owes Russia 72 billion US dollars

After another May passed placing a flower crown placed near the monument commemorating those that had perished during Lithuania’s road to freedom, with the before mentioned action the Russian ambassador to Lithuania Alexander Udaltsov raised quite a few eyebrows: could the denier of Lithuania’s occupation, Moscow have changed its mind and is finally admitting the historic fact with all of its potential consequences? The newest interview with the Russian Ambassador to Lithuania dispelled such hopes. […]

Soviet soldiers in Berlin
Society

Šiauliai politicians discuss future of Soviet troops’ graves in central square

As part of the restructuring of the central square of Šiauliai, a city in northern Lithuania, the city’s politicians are deciding the future of graves of Soviet troops located there. […]