Posts tagged as Lithuanian embassy

Lukashenko supporters rally outside Lithuanian embassy in Minsk

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

On Monday, a group of people carrying Belarusian flags gathered outside the Lithuanian embassy in Minsk. A few dozen people chanted pro-regime slogans, according to independent Belarusian media TUT.by. Прямо сейчас провластный митинг проходит у посольства Литвы. Там же стоят журналисты БТ.  pic.twitter.com/KjHT7Pnbr9   — TUT.BY (@tutby)  August 31, 2020 Reporters from state-owned media have also reported gathered outside to cover the protest, according to TUT.by. No incidents had been…

Belarus opposition member briefly detained outside Lithuanian Embassy

Thursday, August 6, 2020

A member of the presidential campaign of Belarusian opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanouskaya was briefly detained outside the Lithuanian Embassy in Minsk. Mariya Moroz was reportedly taken in by Interior Ministry officers on Thursday, but has since been released. “Based on the information I have, she was briefly detained and released, and I cannot disclose any more details,” Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius told BNS, adding that Moroz visited the Lithuanian…

Lithuanian embassy in China published EU letter redacted by Beijing

Monday, May 11, 2020

The Lithuanian Foreign Ministry confirmed that a letter redacted by Beijing was published by mistake on the website of the Lithuanian embassy in China. The EU’s foreign office, the European External Action Service (EEAS), agreed for a joint letter from all EU ambassadors calling for warmer ties with China to be redacted by Beijing. An edited version was then published in China Daily, the government’s mouthpiece newspaper. The redactions included…