Lithuania

If the country you are seeking does not load, please refresh this page.

Latest incidents

Recent analysis

After three decades of relative freedom, Lithuania’s media is is being reined in

In the 28 years since Lithuania gained independence, the country’s media has generally enjoyed high levels of freedom. But that appears to be changing.

Lithuania: Russian television channel in conflict with regulator

RTR Planeta, a Russian language channel broadcasting in Lithuania, has repeatedly run into conflict with the country’s television regulator. In December, the Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission ordered RTR Planeta…

Lithuania bans Russian language channel for “inciting discord”

Lithuania has banned a Russian TV channel for “inciting discord, warmongering [and] spreading disinformation” according to the country’s media regulator. RTR Planeta, the international broadcasting service for the All-Russia State…