Lithuania, Poland destined to cooperate - WalesaFREE

Monday, March 13, 2017 10:34
Poland's former president Lech Walesa at the Baltic and Black Sea Forum in Kaunas
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Lithuania and Poland are destined to cooperate, says Poland's former president Lech Walesa, the leader of the Solidarity movement and the winner of the Nobel Prize for peace.

Baltic states not among top 10 interests of new US Admin – US analystFREE

Friday, March 3, 2017 12:25
The security of the Baltic states is not among the top 10 issues on the agenda of the new US presidential administration, says US defence expert Samuel Gardiner.

Foreign Minister off to US to meet new presidential admin officials (1)FREE

Monday, February 20, 2017 11:45
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius is Monday leaving for the United States to meet with United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres and officials of the US President Donald Trump's administration.

US state secretary congratulates Lithuania on Restoration of State DayFREE

Thursday, February 16, 2017 18:33
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has congratulated Lithuania on the Day of Restoration of State, emphasizing the security cooperation between the two countries.

PM Skvernelis: Natl interests shouldn't be sacrificed for backstage pactsFREE

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 09:56
Interests of countries should not be sacrificed for backstage agreements, however, Lithuania has confidence in the United States, Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said in Brussels on Tuesday.

Lithuania-Russia cooperation possible only after aggression in Ukraine stopsFREE

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 10:49
Full-fledged cooperation between Lithuania and Russia will only be possible after Moscow stops its aggression against Ukraine and resolves other important issues, Lithuanian Deputy Foreign Minister Darius Skusevičius said after meeting with Russia's ambassador to Vilnius, Alexander Udaltsov, on Monday.

Trump congratulates Lithuania, with focus on Ukraine, defence spending, fighting ISISFREE

Friday, February 10, 2017 11:17
US President Donald Trump has congratulated Lithuania on the upcoming independence anniversary, thanking for its support to Ukraine and commending for the growing defence spending.

Lithuania strives for victory in race over Belarusian N-plantFREE

Friday, February 10, 2017 10:19
Darius Degutis, Lithuania's ambassador-at-large coordinating the country's position and steps regarding the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant under construction in Belarus, says that his key mission is to achieve that the plant is built safely or its construction is stopped completely, and to show the real situation in Astravyets to EU partners.

Lithuania trusts US new administration - GrybauskaitėFREE

Thursday, February 9, 2017 16:29
The United States demonstrate commitment to the obligations to partners, therefore, Lithuania has full confidence in the new US administration, says Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė.

President sees Trump's immigration ban as questionableFREE

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 15:07
President Donald Trump
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Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has dismissed as questionable US President Donald Trump's ban on entry of citizens of some Muslim countries.

The Committee on Foreign Affairs on situation in UkraineFREE

Friday, February 3, 2017 16:21
The Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, expressing its concern over the substantial deterioration of the security situation in eastern Ukraine in recent days and renewal of active military operations in Avdiivka, with several dozens of killed or injured Ukrainian soldiers and civilians and the recorded use of heavy weaponry;

Situation in Ukraine similar to that in 2014 - ForMinFREE

Friday, February 3, 2017 14:36
Russian soldiers in Ukraine
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The situation in Ukraine has recently been similar to that in 2014, when the most intense fighting took place, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said on Friday.

Grybauskaitė; EU must rely more on itself amid Trump's 'unconventional diplomacy'FREE

Friday, February 3, 2017 14:11
The European Union should rely more on itself in the face of US President Donald Trump's statements, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė said before the start of a EU summit in Malta on Friday.

1 in 4 Lithuanians worried about Trump - poll (2)FREE

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 12:03
One in four Lithuanians believe that Donald Trump's accession to the United States' White House may affect the security situation in the region, shows a poll published on Wednesday.

President Trump's ally Giuliani may come to Lithuania in spring - ForMinFREE

Thursday, January 26, 2017 10:27
Rudy Giuliani, a former New York City mayor and a political ally of US President Donald Trump, may come to Lithuania in the spring, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said on Thursday.

Lithuanian economists see Trump's possible trade wars as key threatFREE

Friday, January 20, 2017 16:16
Lithuanian economists say global economy could be threatened, if the United States' new President Donald Trump started waging trade wars, although the scenario does not seem very likely for now.

Deputy Foreign Ministers assigned to fields of operationsFREE

Friday, January 20, 2017 09:51
Fields of operations and functions of Lithuania's foreign vice-ministers Neris Germanas, Darius Skusevičius and Albinas Sananavičius were Thursday approved by decree signed by Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius.

Lithuanian formin didn't attend Paris conf in diplomatic support for Israel (3)FREE

Monday, January 16, 2017 16:15
Lithuania sent a deputy foreign minister to the Middle East peace conference in Paris, while its neighbors were represented by their top diplomats.

Foreign Minister sees no alternatives to close cooperation with PolandFREE

Friday, January 13, 2017 12:20
There are no alternatives to close cooperation between Lithuania and Poland, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said on Friday after meeting with Krzysztof Szczerski, the Secretary of State at the Polish President's Chancellery.

Conservative MP slams Seimas speaker for meeting Russian envoy ahead of Jan 13FREE

Thursday, January 12, 2017 16:16
Lithuania's Conservative MP Mantas Adomėnas has criticized Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis' decision to meet with Russian Ambassador Alexander Udaltsov shortly before the Day of Freedom Defenders, which is marked on January 13.