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Lithuanian National Radio and Television (LRT) is the national public broadcasting company of Lithuania.

Lithuania's president on 9/11: ‘Security grabbed us and said, leave the room immediately’

On September 11, 2001, Lithuania's then President Valdas Adamkus was one of few foreign leaders who were in the US. He w...

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The Belarusian Springboard – what Zapad drills with Russia mean for Baltics?

The large-scale Russian and Belarusian military drills on Baltic borders have happened before. In light on the ongoing p...

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Lithuanian parliament okays decision to grant extra powers to military in border areas

Lithuania’s parliament on Friday okayed the decision of President Gitanas Nausėda to give additional powers to military ...

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Lithuania to send observers to Zapad drills in Belarus

Lithuania is sending several observers to Zapad 2021, the military drills organised by Moscow and Minsk in Belarus, Lith...

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Coronavirus update: Lithuania reports 922 new cases, 10 deaths

Lithuania has registered 922 new coronavirus infections and 10 deaths from Covid-19 over the past 24 hours, the country'...

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Lithuanian parliament starts autumn session amid protests

The Lithuania parliament is convening for its autumn session on Friday. The building is fenced off with anti-riot barrie...

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Several thousand rally against Covid policies and LGBT rights in central Vilnius

Around 4,500 people gathered in the central Cathedral Square of Vilnius on Friday for a rally against Covid-19 restricti...

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Lithuania's traditionalist movement stages protest in central Vilnius

The Lithuanian Family Movement is staging a rally Cathedral Square on Friday to protest against the government's restric...

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Lithuania expects “economic” support to withstand China's sanctions – committee chair

Lithuania's parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs on Thursday expressed its support to the actions of the Lithuania...

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LRT English Newsletter: A tale of two protests

LRT English Newsletter – September 10, 2021

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Radical-right foreign politicians invited to Lithuania's anti-vaxx rally

A group of Lithuanian MPs have invited radical-right politicians from Austria, the UK and Germany to attend an anti-vacc...

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Coronavirus vaccine hesitancy in Lithuania: a matter of fear and pride

A recent survey suggests that Lithuanians who are reluctant to take coronavirus vaccines are concerned about possible si...

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Lithuania turns away Afghan migrants mentioned in European court ruling

Afghan migrants who were mentioned in a recent decision by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) have showed up near...

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Police detain three leaders of August riot outside Lithuanian parliament

Three more suspects were detained on Wednesday as part of an investigation into the August 10 riot outside the Lithuania...

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European court tells Lithuania not to push back 5 Afghan migrants stranded on Belarus border

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) issued an interim measure, preventing Lithuania from pushing back five Afghan ...

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Coronavirus update: Lithuania hits another high with 925 new cases

Lithuania has registered 925 new coronavirus infections and nine deaths from Covid-19 over the past 24 hours, the countr...

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Lithuanian authorities pledge to tackle violence in migrant camps

To prevent extortion and violence that have been reported in Lithuania's migrant camps, the authorities plan to divide t...

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Large-scale military drills on Baltic borders stoke anxieties in Vilnius and Warsaw

Lithuania is watching with unease as Russia and Belarus are gearing up for the biggest joint military exercise. The dril...

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Lithuania scraps Covid pass for intercity travel, allows antigen tests to obtain certificate

The Lithuanian government has scrapped the requirement for passengers on intercity buses and trains to have the Covid-19...

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One group of migrants stuck on Lithuanian border with Belarus

One group of migrants is currently stuck near Lithuania’s border on the Belarusian side, Antanas Montvydas, deputy chief...

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