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Taiwan foreign minister meets first president of post-Soviet Lithuania

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Continuing on his tour of Baltic nations, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) met Friday (Nov. 10) with Vytautas Landsbergis, the first president of Lithuania following its 1...

NATO summit host Lithuania is a small country with a loud voice, especially when it comes to Russia

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A pair of colorful children’s scooters rest against the yellow tracks of a battle tank, parked in the shade of skyscrapers in the Vilnius business district. The area, usually...

Post-Soviet Lithuania's first head of state: 'Taiwan reminds me of Lithuania'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vytautas Landsbergis, the first Head of Parliament of Lithuania after its independence, said Taiwan’s predicament reminds him of the struggle he led Lithuania throug...

Lithuania's former Supreme Council chairman visits newly opened Taiwan representative office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lithuania’s former Supreme Council chairman, Vytautas Landsbergis, on Thursday (Nov. 18) visited the Taiwanese Representative Office in Lithuania after it officially...

Lithuania marks 30 years since deadly 1991 Soviet assault

Lithuanians on Wednesday marked 30 years since a deadly Soviet crackdown on the Baltic state's independence drive and drew parallels with the current situation in Belarus. In socially distanced c...

Lithuania's center-right heads toward an election win

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania's opposition conservative Homeland Union party claimed victory Monday in the first round of the country's general election, winning 23 seats in 141-seat parliament ...

Lithuania's 'trial of the century' implicates Soviet leader Gorbachev

"I prayed: 'God, if I must die, please make it quick — just one bullet!'" Irinejus Sabutis, 79, remembers that night very clearly. He was near Vilnius's television tower on...