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Andrzej Papierz about Poles in Lithuania: We will not tolerate continued existence of some relicts of the former USSR.

“Polish communities in Lithuania are diverse and pluralistic,” said Andrzej Papierz, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland, who is finishing his visit to Lithuania. The Polish politician and… Read more »

Zalewska on Polish education in Lithuania: Driven and prompt actions are needed

“By December experts from Poland and Lithuania have to prepare appropriate solutions to the issue of Polish education in Lithuania and Lithuanian education in Poland,” said Anna Zalewska, Minister of National Education… Read more »

Anna Fotyga: I cannot imagine that a Pole could call Poland a foreign country

Anna Fotyga, MEP, said in an interview with Radio Znad Wilii, referring to the conflict between Michał Mackiewicz, President of the Association of Poles in Lithuania, and Polish government officials: “I… Read more »

Terlecki: We are having a good season regarding relations between Polish and Lithuanian government

“I intend to emphasise what we can learn from the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact” – said Ryszard Terlecki, Deputy Marshal of the Sejm of the Republic of Poland, participant of an international… Read more »

Terlecki in Vilnius: We have a list of issues we would like to raise

Deputy Marshal of the Sejm of the Republic of Poland Ryszard Terlecki met with a Deputy Speaker of the Seimas Arvydas Nekrošius. The meeting concentrated mainly on timetable and dates… Read more »

Liudkovski: The issue of Polish studies in Vilnius is still not totally solved

“We managed to resolve the issue of transformation the Vilnius Simonas Konarskis School into a long middle school and maintain the continuity of the recruitment for Polish studies at the Lithuanian University of… Read more »

Media: places have been allocated at non-existent kindergartens in Vilnius

Local government having proclaimed that it brought an end to queues to kindergartens, in fact, it allocated places at non-existent educational institutions – reports delfi.lt. In May local government announced… Read more »

There will be a new Lithuanian kindergarten in Suwałki?

On the forthcoming Wednesday (15th August) Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis is going to pay an official visit to Poland where he is going to meet the Lithuanian community. The head… Read more »

Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs allowed its employees using original name spelling

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania responded to the expectations of its employees. Now the Ministry officials can write work e-mails in accordance with the original name spelling. “In… Read more »

Representatives of Polish organisations met with Linkevičius

Representatives of Polish community in Lithuania met with the Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius. During an informal meeting they discussed the issue of Polish-Lithuanian cooperation at international and global level…. Read more »

Survey: Do residents of Lithuania support dual citizenship?

According to opinion polls, surveyed by Spinter tyrimai, commissioned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, 57 per cent of Lithuanian inhabitants would take part in a referendum on… Read more »

Karbauskis: EAPL–CFA can get the position of the Vice-Marshal of the Seimas

The leader of the ruling peasant party, Ramūnas Karbauskis, says that Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Christian Families Alliance can get the position of the Vice-Marshal of the… Read more »

Lopata: Poland continues to support Tomaševski

Each country has its own national interests, which are particularly important in relations with its neighbours, and in the case of Lithuania these are relations with Poland – writes political… Read more »

Radčenko: Schemer Michal Mackevič & Co.

It sounds rather immodestly, but I will take the risk. It seems to me that after many years of practice I know the law, journalism and also a bit of… Read more »

Ministers of MFA of Poland, Lithuania and Latvia: On the anniversary of Russian aggression against Georgia we want to remind that to the world

On the 10th anniversary of Russian aggression against Georgia we want to remind about violation of independence of Georgia, tragedy of thousands of expelled families, hundreds of killed and wounded… Read more »

Zalavas clean-up is finished: a thousand white and red flowers are in bloom

On Sunday in Zalavas, the birthplace of Marshal Józef Piłsudski, Poles from Vilnius Region banded together on Facebook to take care of a neglected area. The main thing was to… Read more »

Paluckas criticises conservatives: Patriotism does not depend on the teaching Lithuanian language

“It is a very strange matter and with no prospect” – these are the words the leader of social democrats Gintautas Paluckas used to comment on conservatives’ idea concerning changes… Read more »

Radczenko: Lithuanian nationalists give a helping hand to EAPL

When a few months ago I was criticising the Latvian education reform and forecasting that in short time similar initiatives will appear also in Lithuania – many considered me to… Read more »

Duchniewicz: EAPL–CFA the cause of the crisis of the Association of Poles in Lithuania

Two months have passed and Michal Mackevič is still tarnishing the image of Poles in Lithuania. The president of the main organization representing the Polish minority denies the suspicion of… Read more »

Conservatives: 60 percent of subjects in national minorities schools – in Lithuanian language

Agnė Bilotaitė, Laurynas Kasčiūnas i Audronius Ažubalis from the Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats has introduced today at the Seimas amendments to the Law on Education, according to which… Read more »

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