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Majority supports permanent NATO presence in Lithuania: Poll

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 02:14

The majority of Lithuanians support permanent NATO presence in Lithuania, according to a poll by the Ministry of Defence of the Baltic country.

Lithuania to ban a few Russians`` entry

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 05:13

Lithuanian authorities will ban a few Russian citizens from entering the Baltic country in the wake of prevailing international context and conflicts in Ukraine, a diplomat said Tuesday.

Lithuania slams French warship deal with Russia during Ukraine crisis

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:44

Lithuania`s President Dalia Grybauskaite said Tuesday the European Union was compromising its values to protect trade ties with Russia, pointing to a French warship agreement with Moscow.

Lithuania fines Gazprom in antitrust case

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 23:45

Lithuania slapped a USD 48.4 million fine on Russian fuels giant Gazprom today over its moves to block competition in this ex-Soviet Baltic EU state.

Lithuania fines Gazprom in antitrust case

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 20:06

Lithuania slapped a USD 48.4 million fine on Russian fuels giant Gazprom today over its moves to block competition in this ex-Soviet Baltic EU state.

Incumbent Grybauskaite leads Lithuania presidential runoff

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 03:07

Lithuania`s incumbent "Iron Lady" Dalia Grybauskaite took the lead in a presidential runoff Sunday, outpacing leftist rival Zigmantas Balcytis, partial results showed.

Lithuanian president wins first round of election

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 10:04

Lithuanian incumbent President Dalia Grybauskaite won the first round of the presidential election and will face her top challenger in the runoff scheduled for May 25, the Central Electoral Commission said Monday.

Lithuania`s `Iron Lady` leads presidential polls

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 04:19

Lithuania`s incumbent "Iron Lady" Dalia Grybauskaite emerged as the clear leader in presidential polls marked by her hard line against a resurgent Russia amid the Ukraine crisis, but a first round victory appeared beyond reach.

Lithuania`s `Iron Lady` poised for victory amid Russia fears

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 08:03

Lithuanians go to the polls on Sunday to choose their president with incumbent "Iron Lady" Dalia Grybauskaite a shoo-in as fears in this EU Baltic state soar over a resurgent Russia.

Lithuania`s `Iron Lady` Grybauskaite poised for victory

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 11:34

Lithuania`s President Dalia Grybauskaite is on course for reelection as the Baltic EU nation goes to the polls Sunday amid frayed nerves over a resurgent Russia.

British force in Lithuania to strengthen NATO mission

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 07:26

Four Eurofighter Typhoons fighter jets of the British Royal Air Force landed at the Lithuanian air force base in Siauliai Monday, a defence ministry source said.

Germany supports Lithuania`s Eurozone entry: Official

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:14

The German Bundestag will vote for Lithuania`s entry into the Eurozone in 2015, an official said.