Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:54
India is considering opening an embassy in Lithuania, Mobashar Akbar, the country's minister of state for external affairs, said in Vilnius on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 09:24
Mr M. J. Akbar, Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India, and his delegation will be visiting Lithuania from 24 May, 2017, to 27 May, 2017. This will be Mr Akbar's first visit to Lithuania in his present assignment.
Friday, May 19, 2017 11:17
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Ukraine's Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has said in Vilnius that Russia had stationed thousands of troops in Eastern Ukraine and was building up its capabilities at the border, which indicates Moscow's aggressive plans.
Friday, May 19, 2017 11:04
Lithuania will continue supporting Ukraine's ongoing defense and security reforms, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said after meeting with Ukraine's Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak in Vilnius on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 09:55
More than 100 politicians, civil society activists, academicians and journalists from various countries are expected to attend the fourth Vilnius Russia Forum to be held in the Lithuanian capital this week, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
Monday, May 15, 2017 10:28
During a visit in Thailand, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that strengthening friendship between the two countries opens opportunities for business and the nations.
Friday, May 12, 2017 11:49
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving on Friday for a visit to Thailand and Indonesia.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 15:10
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has extended congratulations to President Moon Jae-in on his victory in the presidential election of the Republic of Korea.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 10:04
Lithuania's State Border Guard Service has signed a contract with a contractor on building the protective fence on the border with the Russian Kaliningrad region.
Monday, May 8, 2017 14:18
Political priorities of France will be more visible after appointment of the government, the country's Ambassador to Lithuania Philippe Jeantaud said after pro-European centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron won the presidential elections.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 13:19
Lithuanian soldiers taking part in the EU's anti-migrant smuggling operation Sophia have found an illegal shipment of weapons, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry said on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 09:54
Lithuania on Tuesday voted against the resolution at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), which condemns Israel's actions in Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip.
Friday, April 28, 2017 16:53
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The United States President Donald Trump has applauded the Lithuanian commitment to raise defence spending and reach the NATO-prescribed margin of 2 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP).
Monday, April 24, 2017 10:39
The Day of Lithuania dedicated to the country's 100-year anniversary should be held in the Forbidden City Museum in Beijing next year.
Monday, April 24, 2017 09:12
Lithuania is readying to ratify the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) signed between the European Union (EU) and Canada last October.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 16:26
During a visit to Lithuania the Irish Minister of in the European Union for state Dara Murphy says that many studies have been done on Brexits impact for the economy of Ireland and all of them have shown that the country will have losses. Dublin has taken steps to diversify trade and business relations.
Friday, April 14, 2017 17:25
The latest developments in North Korea and Syria heighten international tensions and jeopardize world peace, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said at a meeting with China's Parliamentary Speaker Zhang Dejiang in Vilnius on Friday.
Friday, April 14, 2017 16:47
Lithuania's Foreign Ministry on Friday urged the country's citizens currently in South Korea to take precautionary measures amid the heightened tensions between the United States and North Korea.
Friday, April 14, 2017 12:04
China's Parliamentary Speaker Zhang Dejiang, the third-highest official in China's Communist Party, is coming to Lithuania next week.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 08:32
With snow melting away, grass germinating and trees unfolding buds, Lithuania in April is surrounded by gentle aroma of early spring. In such beautiful season, H. E. Mr. Zhang Dejiang, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China, is soon to pay an official visit to the Republic of Lithuania at the invitation of H. E. Prof. Viktoras Pranckietis, Speaker of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, H. E. Mr. Wei Ruixing, Chinese Ambassador to Lithuania wrote on the eve of the Chinese Speaker’s Official Visit to the Republic of Lithuania.