LRT

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

Peterborough radio launches first Lithuanian language programme in the UK

The first Lithuanian language radio programme aired in the UK on May 1. It is broadcast from a studio in Peterborough, t...

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Afghan doctor’s year in Lithuania: language tests, job prospects, and foggy future

Juma Gul Yaqubi, an Afghan doctor who assisted Lithuanian soldiers, was resettled to Lithuania last summer, together wit...

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Polish volunteers helping refugees struggle against government’s hostility and public indifference

The world was moved by Poland’s solidarity with refugees from Ukraine. Refugees from elsewhere entering from Belarus, ho...

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Russians in Lithuania react to mobilisation announcement: ‘This brings Putin’s end closer’

Russians living in Lithuania are reacting with indignation to the partial mobilisation announced in Russia. “It will fu...

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Lithuanian prosecutors drop probe into alleged theft of coronavirus PPE

Vilnius Regional Prosecutor’s Office said on Friday it had dropped an investigation into an alleged theft of Covid-19 pr...

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Medically, Covid-19 has been overcome, says Lithuanian health minister

Lithuanian Health Minister Arūnas Dulkys says the Covid-19 pandemic has been overcome “from a medical point of view”.

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Lithuania’s Nausėda meets with US President Biden in New York

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda, who is currently on a visit to New York to attend the session of the UN General As...

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Baltics, Poland push for hard-hitting EU sanctions against Russia

As the EU is preparing a new sanctions package against Russia in response to President Vladimir Putin’s announcement of ...

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Following Baltic measures, Finland seeks national solution to limit Russian tourist visas

With no bloc-wide solution on Russian visas in sight, Finland will independently interpret EU and Schengen agreements to...

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Changing work culture: Lithuanian MPs propose ‘right to disconnect’ legislation

With some Lithuanian MPs proposing to legislate the right of workers to be unavailable after working hours, trade unions...

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Lithuania marks Holocaust Memorial Day

On Friday, Lithuania marks the National Memorial Day for the Genocide of Lithuanian Jews.

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LRT English Newsletter: Mobilising against mobilisation

LRT English Newsletter – September 23, 2022

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Lithuania slaps temporary ban on Russian, Belarusian media

With the state of emergency in Lithuania now limited to zones along the country’s borders with Russia and Belarus instea...

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Russian flags appear on walls of Vilnius suburb

Russian flags were spray painted overnight on various walls around Grigiškės, a suburb of Vilnius. The police are now lo...

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Lithuanian priest cleared of child abuse allegations in Detroit

A Lithuanian priest has been cleared of allegations of sexually abusing a minor in Detroit, the Archdiocese of Vilnius s...

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Kaliningrad sanctions prompt bot attacks against LRT English – investigation

Weeks after Lithuania imposed EU sanctions on Kaliningrad transit, LRT English came under attack from bot networks on Fa...

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Exhibition of Lithuania's genius artist Čiurlionis opens in London

September 22 marks the 147th anniversary of Lithuania’s most famous artist Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis. On this oc...

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Russian army call-up won’t be enough to get asylum in Lithuania – minister

The military call-up will not be enough for Russians avoiding mobilisation to get asylum in Lithuania, according to Defe...

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Vilnius tests transport timetables integrated into Google Maps

Vilnius is on Thursday testing the real-time public transport information integrated into Google Maps. The Lithuanian ca...

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Belarusian journalist arrives in Lithuania after release from prison

RFE/RL correspondent Aleh Hruzdzilovich, who was sentenced to 18 months in prison by Belarusian authorities for allegedl...

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