European Union

Grybauskaitė calls for war on terrorism in wake of Brussels attacks

In the wake of the attacks in Brussels, Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaitė expressed her disappointment in Europe’s “naive” reaction to terrorism and called for a war on terrorism. […]

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Foreign affairs

Belgium mourns victims as manhunt for suspects continues

A prime suspect in the bombing of Brussels airport yesterday has been arrested by Belgian police in the city’s Anderlecht district, Belgian media are reporting. […]

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Foreign affairs

Lithuanian document among 150 European passports seized from suspected ISIS members

At least one Lithuanian passport has been discovered among almost 150 European passports that were seized from two men who were allegedly taking them to ISIS terrorists. […]

Islamic State

Lithuanians, unlike Latvians or Poles, are not fighting in Syria

The Lithuanian State Security Department says that there are no Lithuanian citizens fighting on the side of the Islamic State in Syria. However, several dozen Polish and Latvian Islamic State supporters have gone to Syria. […]