Lithuania Trying to Cash in On Poland's Kosher Slaughter Ban

Lithuania takes a step towards legalizing the ritual slaughter of livestock for food after neighboring Poland imposed a ban.Elad Benari, 10/16/2013, 5:44 AM

Lithuania Marks 70 Years Since Nazis Wiped Out Vilnius Ghetto

Lithuanian President mourns the destruction of a community which was once a cornerstone of European Jewry.Arutz Sheva, 9/23/2013, 4:42 PM

Peres in Lithuania Highlights Reasons for Strong Ties to Israel

President Shimon Peres has been explaining the reasons for strengthening Lithuanian ties with Israel, and why the EU ban on Yesha is wrong.Chana Ya'ar, 8/1/2013, 2:54 PM

Latvia’s President Avoiding Holocaust Memorial with Pres. Peres

Latvian President Andris Berzins is avoiding participating in a Holocaust memorial with Pres. Shimon Peres during his visit to LatviaChana Ya'ar, 7/22/2013, 6:14 PM

'Jews Out' at Nazi Site in Lithuania

Lithuanian police probe anti-Semitic slogans scrawled near the site of a former Nazi labor camp., 4/23/2013, 9:03 PM

Lack of Support Leaves Lithuanian Synagogues in State of Ruin

Lithuania's synagogues, the vestiges of Jewish presence wiped out in Holocaust, are falling to ruin from lack of funding and support. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/8/2013, 12:07 PM

SWC to Lithuania: Ban 'Fascist Ideology' Marches

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Lithuanian authorities to ban neo-Nazi marches that mark Lithuanian Independence Day. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/19/2013, 10:05 PM

Families of Lithuanian Holocaust Victims to Receive Compensation

Lithuanian Jews who survived the Nazi Holocaust and Soviet terror during World War II will receive symbolic compensation next yearDavid Lev, 12/6/2012, 3:43 AM

Lithuanian Fan Performs Nazi Salute During Olympic Games

A Lithuanian basketball fan goaded two African American Olympic stewards with his arm raised in what appeared to be a Nazi salute. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/31/2012, 10:53 AM

Reburial of Nazi Collaborator Infuriates Jewish Community

Jewish groups condemned the Lithuanian government for financing the reburial of an alleged Nazi collaborator.Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/20/2012, 10:53 AM

Lithuanian Reparations Provoke Debate

Lithuanian government passed a law compensating Jews for property confiscated during World War II, amounting to $52 million dollars. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/5/2012, 5:50 PM

Chabad-Lubavitch Slams Silence of Lithuanian Jews

The Chabad-Lubavitch movement has issued a rare condemnation for the silence of Jewish leadership in the face of media anti-Semitism. Hana Levi Julian, 1/5/2012, 2:34 PM

Lithuania Demands Survivors Retract Explicit Holocaust Report

Interview: 13 years after it was issued, Lithuania demands that Israeli survivor group "ethnically cleanse' report naming murderers of Jews.David Lev, 9/11/2011, 6:44 PM

Site of Lithuanian 'Holy Ark' Found

The site of the Holy Ark of the Great Synagogue of the “Jerusalem of Lithuania” has been found in excavations.IsraelNN staff, 7/18/2011, 2:15 AM

Dr.Efraim Zuroff, Nazi Hunter: Lithuania Has Not Changed

Dr. Zuroff's scathing answer to Rabbi Y. Rosenson, who claimed in an INN interview that Lithuania is facing up to its murderous Holocaust past.Dr. Efraim Zuroff, 12/27/2010, 8:42 AM

Swastika: Symbol of the Sun, Not Nazi Terror?

A Lithuanian court has ruled that the swastika is a historic symbol of the sun, not a sign of Nazi terror.Hana Levi Julian, 5/23/2010, 7:34 PM