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Mindaugas Bastys

Seimas panel on MP Bastys impeachment to invite security chief next week

A special commission set up by the Lithuanian parliament for MP Mindaugas Bastys' impeachment will invite Darius Jauniškis, director of the State Security Department, and another intelligence officer to testify during its meeting next week.
Introducing the National Theatre Vilnius  building Photo © Ludo Segers @ The Lithuania Tribune

Historic and iconic buildings in Vilnius open their doors this weekend FREE

This year again, Open House Vilnius invites all those interested in design and history to visit public buildings and explore what lies behind the facades of some of the city's most iconic architecture. Best of all, the visits are completely free.
Flood in Rusnė

Govenment expects to build Rusne overpass next year

The Lithuanian government is ready to take the necessary decisions for building an overpass on the only road to the Rusnė island in the River Nemunas delta as early as next year, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Friday.
Liudas Mažylis

Germany could lend Lithuania 1918 independence act, but not hand it over

The president of the German Federal Archives says that Germany could lend Lithuania the original copy of its 1918 declaration of independence recently found in Berlin for a year, but it should not hand the document over to the country.
Kėdainiai old town

Kėdainiai to erect monument to Vilna Gaon

The central Lithuanian town of Kėdainiai has decided to erect a monument to Elijah ben Solomon Zalman, the philosopher, scholar and Jewish religious leader known as the Vilna Gaon, the daily Lietuvos Žinios reported on Friday.
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