Big changes often seem to move forward painfully slowly, while the most sweeping of them get triggered by steps no one thought very consequential. It is especially true of the policies of the European Union with its notoriously cumbersome decision-making procedures and contradictory interests. Could the energy union be its next big thing?
Ten refugees from Syria and Iraq arrived in Lithuania in early hours of Friday under the European Union's resettlement programme.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
With the EU's resettlement programme having reached its midway point, Lithuania faces the challenge of taking in more than a thousand refugees from the Middle East within slightly more than a year and successfully integrating them into the society.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Six out of ten Lithuanians have a negative opinion about the results of the recent referendum in the United Kingdom of leaving the European Union. Every fourth Lithuanian has relatives living in the UK.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Lithuania's ambassador to the United Kingdom has said that around 10 law-enforcement investigations have been launched into allegations of ethnically-motivated attacks on Lithuanians living in the country.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.