VILNIUS Lithuania on Wednesday extended its coronavirus lockdown until Dec. 17, when the new government is expected to take over.
VILNIUS, Nov 25 Lithuania on Wednesday extended
its coronavirus lockdown until Dec. 17, when the new government
is expected to take over.
VILNIUS, Nov 23 Lithuania's parliament goes into
a week-long hiatus from Tuesday to help contain the spread of
COVID-19 among its members.
VILNIUS Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya called on European leaders to impose targeted economic sanctions on supporters of President Alexander Lukashenko after police stepped up violence against protesters.
VILNIUS Lithuania's capital Vilnius is preparing to set up a 700-bed makeshift hospital in its largest exhibition centre, as the city fears its health system may soon get overloaded by coronavirus cases.
VILNIUS Lithuania's new ruling coalition agreed on Monday to commit the incoming government to support "those fighting for freedom" in Taiwan, threatening to hurt the small EU member's relations with China, a potential investor in its main port.
VILNIUS Estonia's far right Interior Minister Mart Helme quit on Monday, while his son Martin survived a no-confidence vote to remain in government, after both men came under fire from coalition partners for criticising U.S. President-elect Joe Biden.
VILNIUS, Nov 4 Lithuania's government on
Wednesday declared a three-week lockdown starting on Nov.7, to
slow the spread of the novel coronavirus which has accelerated
in recent weeks in the Baltic nation.
VILNIUS Lithuanian transmission system operator Litgrid has ceased all power trading with Belarus, saying on Tuesday it had detected the start of production at Belarus' Astravets nuclear power plant which Vilnius deems unsafe.
VILNIUS Lithuania's new government will have more women than ever, election winner Ingrida Simonyte said on Wednesday, in a bid to change traditional gender attitudes in the Baltic Sea state.