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Total country population 2,888,600
Core Jewish population 2,700
Jews per total 1,000 in population 0.93
Population with a Jewish parent 4,700
Enlarged Jewish population 6,500
Law of Return Jewish population 10,000


Press articles about Lithuania

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Lithuania Admits Its Citizens Murdered Jews During the Holocaust Publication:The Algemeiner
Date:27 August 2018
Netanyahu meets leaders of Lithuanian Jewish community at Choral Synagogue Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:26 August 2018
Netanyahu honors 70,000 Jewish victims of Ponary massacre Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:24 August 2018
Netanyahu praises Lithuanian president’s Holocaust commemoration efforts Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:24 August 2018
Jewish cemetery desecrated in Lithuania, leaving bones scattered Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:3 August 2018
Lithuanian Jews say a national hero killed Jews and should have honorary plaque removed Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:3 August 2018
Archaeologists unearth Bimah of Vilnius Great Synagogue Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:27 July 2018
Regarding Jonas Noreika Publication:Jewish Community of Lithuania
Date:27 July 2018
Archaeologists unearth an important discovery at Nazi-destroyed Vilnius synagogue Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:26 July 2018
Lithuania: Mazel tov! Jewish heritage activist receives state honor Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:16 February 2018
Lithuanian ethics official offers cash reward for thesis pinning war crimes on Jews Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:9 February 2018
Verėna Wooden Synagogue Listed as Heritage Site Publication:Jewish Community of Lithuania
Date:7 February 2018
Japanese prime minister visits Lithuanian museum honoring Holocaust rescuer Chiune Sugihara Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:16 January 2018