Foreign affairs

China is annoyed by Lithuania’s ties with Taiwan – calls Lithuania bully

China is very angry with Lithuania’s decision to open a Taiwanese representative office in Vilnius. The Chinese embassy also held a press conference banning TV cameras. The embassy spokesman kept repeating that the Lithuanian authorities […]

Foreign affairs

Lithuanian parliament cancels trip to Taiwan for fear of angering China

The Board of the Seimas of Lithuania has canceled a trip of three lawmakers to Taiwan to avoid angering China. The move follows Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius’ recent meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Serbia. […]