The court has issued a summons both by conventional means and electronically, but there has been no response from him.
"We have received no answer from Gorbachev and his fund," Judge Ainora Kornelija Macevičienė told BNS on Tuesday.
According to the summons, Gorbachev's name has been mentioned by other witnesses in the trial and, therefore, he is requested to tell the court what he knows about the circumstances surrounding these events.
The court is currently hearing victims' testimonies in the trial, which has been has been going on for almost a year now.
Sixty-five persons have been charged with war crimes and crimes against humanity for their roles in the bloody crackdown on protesters. Most of the defendants are Russian citizens and are tried in absentia. Only two defendants are present in court.
Fourteen people were killed when Soviet troops stormed the TV Tower and the Radio and Television Committee building in Vilnius on January 13, 1991.
KTU scientists: citizens’ distrust in governmental institutions in Lithuania is among the lowest in Europe
According to the findings of the research team of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Faculty of...
A monument to Jew savers is planned to be built in Vilnius over the next couple of years.
Lithuanian police have busted an underground international document forgery ring, officials said...
The Lithuanian parliament on Friday extended, for another four years, the deadline for Lietuvos...