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The streets in Nowa Wilejka already bear the names of insurgents

Nameless so far streets of Nowa Wilejka have been named after the January insurgents. Previously, a lot of controversy has led to the Lithuanian versions of some surnames. For example,… Read more »

The pre-war Polish mission in Kaunas will be commemorated

In 2018, Poland and Lithuania celebrated the 100th anniversary of regaining independence, but also the 80th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations. For various reasons, both our countries decided to establish… Read more »

Gitanas Nausėda: I am in support of original spelling of surnames on the other side of the passport

Presidential candidate Gitanas Nausėda has presented his priorities in foreign policy. Economist has declared that for the first visit he will go to Warsaw. ‘For the first visit I will… Read more »

Skvernelis met with representatives of the Polish minority in the Polish Community Center

On Thursday afternoon (14 March), Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis met with representatives of the Polish minority. The head of government paid a lot of attention to Polish education. As… Read more »

Debates of candidates for the mayor of the Vilnius region without Rekść

Lack of asphalt on roads, Lithuanian-speaking groups in kindergartens and reduced income tax (GPM) – these are the biggest problems for residents of Vilnius region. On Monday, in the Multifunctional… Read more »

Polish flags on the procession on March 11th occasion

Traditionally, on the occasion of the Day of the Revival of Lithuania’s Independence in Vilnius, a festive march took place along Giedymin Avenue. Like every year, there were Lithuanian Poles… Read more »

Ludkowski: Skvernelis takes care of Polish-Lithuanian relations

“Lithuania is striving to ensure that in Suwalki, for the needs of the Lithuanian minority, a room for the Cultural Centre, following the example of the House of Polish Culture… Read more »

Candidates for the Mayor in PKD: Attention to the Polish language and more money for national minorities

Learning the Polish language also in Lithuanian schools, more funds for cultural projects of national minorities, commemoration in Vilnius of figures important for the history of both nations – these… Read more »

Aleksander Radczenko: EAPL–CFA is involved in scandals

“Yesterday a meeting was held at DKP with Waldemar Tomaszewski. According to my knowledge of the school in Vilnius, some schools, or all. I have data from several schools that… Read more »

The Days of Kresowa Culture will be held in Bialystok

The Great Kaziuki Fair, concerts of folklore groups from Lithuania and Belarus, promotions of books on the Borderlands, popular-science symposium were included in the program of this year’s 20th Days… Read more »

Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Lithuania: The validity of the Card of the Pole can be extended up to 3 months before the deadline.

The Consular Department of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Vilnius informs that pursuant to Article 17.2 of the Act on the Card of the Pole, the validity… Read more »

President adviser: The spelling of surnames is not only a Polish problem

“The issue of the spelling of names in Lithuania is not only a problem for Poles, this thing should be resolved” – believes Nerijus Alexiejūnas, adviser to President Dali Grybauskaite… Read more »

Karczewski and Pranckietis with satisfaction about the revival of Polish-Lithuanian relations

Senate Speaker Stanisław Karczewski met on Monday (February 25) with the chairman of the Lithuanian Parliament Viktoras Pranckietis. Both politicians agreed on the fact that Polish-Lithuanian relations have revived and… Read more »

Commendations from RP Presidents for Pukszto, Mickiewicz and others

By decision of 4 December 2018, the President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda awarded high orders and decorations to people who have contributed to the development of Polish-Lithuanian… Read more »

Vilnius region’s opposition: our coalition is not created for our wealth

Intimidation of members of election commissions, lack of Lithuanian kindergartens, local government pressure – these are the basic problems that Vilnius region faces.   On Monday (11th of February) in… Read more »

Tamošiūnaitė not invited to pre-electoral programme at LRT

Public television LRT held pre-electoral programme “LRT Forumas” on Monday this week. There were invited six candidates to Vilnius mayor position, however, the EAPL–CF’s candidate, Edita Tamošiūnaitė was not invited… Read more »

Day at a glance: Parliamentary Assembly of Poland and Lithuania

Meteorologists claim that Monday is not going to be bright and sunny – it’s going to rain all day. Today’s temperature will vary between 1 and 3 degrees Celsius. In… Read more »

AWPL-ZCHR will go with Russians to the elections

Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Christian Families Alliance (AWPL-ZCHR) in the municipal elections on March 3 will occur, including coalition with the Russian Alliance – informed on Tuesday… Read more »

The Commission cannot punish Russian channels for violations

The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission detected violations in retransmissions of two Russian channels that showed reports on Lithuanian guerrillas and affairs on 13 January. The Commission adds, however, that… Read more »

The date for Parliamentary Assembly of Poland and Lithuania is already known

The session of The Assembly of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania and the Sejm and Senate of the Republic of Poland has ended. The politicians decided that after… Read more »

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