Lithuanian Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevicius has called on the European Union to improve its existing legislation or to adopt new legal acts to ensure that the bloc's citizens are protected from political prosecution by third countries.
Members of the Lithuanian parliament's Committee on National Security and Defense (CNSD) are initiating impeachment proceedings against MP Irina Rozova over her allegedly concealed ties with Russian diplomats.
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has decided not to go to a major Holocaust commutation event in Jerusalem, but will pay homage to the Jewish victims in Auschwitz, in Poland, next Monday, his office said on Tuesday.
Former presidential candidate philosopher Arvydas Juozaitis was on Saturday elected chairman of the former Pensioners' Party which is now known as The Union of Generational Solidarity-Joint Action for Lithuania.
Five players of Lithuania's two top basketball teams, two members of the national football team, a transgender person and the son of Ramunas Karbauskis, the leader of the ruling the Farmers and Greens Union, are on this year's military conscription lists.
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said one can only imagine how many generations the country and the world lost due to the Holocaust as he visited the Litvak Memorial Garden in the northwestern district of Plunge.