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Polish issues at the National Human Rights Forum

The first edition of the National Forum on Human Rights took place at Martynas Mažvydas National Library. The conference was also full of Polish issues. “Such Forum was held in… Read more »

Representatives of the national minorities with Lithuanians created the history of Lithuania’s statehood

In historical development, the same tendencies that pertained to Lithuanians, e.g highs and lows, occupations, crises, political persecutions and various reforms, also affected the national minorities. These processes changed the… Read more »

Something is changing for the better

At the end of October I had the pleasure to participate in a conference on the theory and practice of legal regulations concerning national minorities. Ljubica Djordjević, Fernand De Varennes,… Read more »

Lech Kczyński Square in Maišiagala

On Thursday, in Maišiagala was held the unveiling of the commemorative plaque dedicated to the late President of Poland Lech Kaczyński and also the opening of the Square at the… Read more »

Lech Kaczyński will be commemorated in Vilnius and Maišiagala

The official ceremony of unveiling the plaque with the name of Lech Kaczyński Street will take place at 4 p.m on Thursday, November 8 in Vilnius. The grand opening of… Read more »

Linkevičius: We will not support sanctions against Poland under Article 7

Cooperation between Lithuania and Poland is crucial for the security of both countries, Lithuania will not support the sanctions against Poland as part of the procedure mentioned in Article 7,… Read more »

Project of the Polish Institute in the finals of the “Historical Event of the Year” competition

Polish-Lithuanian educational project of the Polish Institute in Vilnius “Poland and Lithuania — on the one road. The places and people that bring us together” was in the finals of… Read more »

The President of Poland to the countrymen: Thank your that you are Poles

“I am here to pay due thanks to you for keep Polishness alive, many thanks for teachers who teach Polish. Thank you to all those who shape teachers here. Thank… Read more »

Celebrating Midsummer Night in Lithuania

The shortest night of the year was traditionally an occasion for fun. There were concerts and fun events in nearly every town. The celebrations were taking place within short intervals… Read more »

The Pole from Žemaitija awarded for contributions to the Kurpie Region of Poland

Irena Duchowska, the President of the Unit of the Association of Poles in Lithuania “Lauda” and the Associationon of Poles living in Kėdainiai, a composer and a poet was awarded… Read more »

Great Fun During the Holiday of the Town of Maišiagala

The 11th of June was not an ordinary Sunday in Maišiagala as the pilgrimage from Turgelia arrived there and there was the holiday of Maišiagala town. Since morning it was possible… Read more »

The Holiday of Family in Marijampolis: Fun in the scenic Palisada Park

The holiday started with open-air Holy Mass. After the celebration, there was a concert on the scene in old picturesque Palisada park. The local bands and artists as well as… Read more »

Romaszewska on Polish televisions in Lithuania: Lithuanian authorities have no choice

“Generally, this is a step in the right direction. It is a shame that it was taken so late. The situation is really difficult right now” – said Agnieszka Romaszewska,… Read more »

Radczenko: Polish channels – this is just the first step

“If we do not occupy the information zone here, somebody else does it. If the citizens watch Russian televisions rather than Lithuanian or Polish ones, their opinions are shaped as… Read more »

Polish channels in the Vilnius region – “idea doomed to failure” or “positive decision”

From the 1st of June Polish channels will be retransmitted in the Vilnius Region – says Andrius Kubilius, conservative and former Prime Minister. In this respect, opinions of Polish community… Read more »

A joint book of Różewicz and Eidrigevičius will be published

Very soon a joint book of Tadeusz Różewicz and Stasys Eidrigevičius will be released. It consists of selected poems of Tadeusz Różewicz „Woda w garnuszku” (Lithuanian “Vanduo puodelyje”) illustrated by… Read more »

Young Poles in the group of the best in Lithuania!

On the 5th of January, during the cold yet sunny afternoon in the Palace of the Grand Dukes in Vilnius, in the presence of the Prime Minister of Lithuania Saulius… Read more »

Rajmund Rotkiewicz in the Guinness World Records book!

Rajmund Rotkiewicz, an IT specialist and a graduate of Szymon Konarski High School, has finally made it into the Guinness World Records book thanks to his hanging orchard. The title… Read more »

Former minister of Culture of Rzeczpospolita is now an honour citizen of Palanga

Prof. Małgorzata Omilanowska PhD- art historian, former minister of culture and national heritage of Rzeczpospolita- became an honour citizen of Palanga. The local government council of this Baltic resort appreciated… Read more »

The best Polish graphic signs on the exhibition in Vilnius

On Tuesday (20th December) in Vilnian art gallery Arka was opened the Second All-Poland Exhibition of Graphic Signs 1945-1969 and 2000-2015. “We are lucky because it is one of the… Read more »

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