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Total country population 2,800,000
Core Jewish population 2,500
Jews per total 1,000 in population 0.89
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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Memorial to Jewish community unveiled in Lithuanian town Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:22 July 2019
Discovery sheds light on Jewish life in Lithuania before Holocaust Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:19 July 2019
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Archeologists find two column bases of Great Synagogue of Vilnius Publication:The Baltic Times
Date:14 July 2019
Lithuanian town honors late chaplain of Holocaust-era death squad Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:31 May 2019
Lithuania bans Holocaust denier David Irving for next 5 years Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:25 April 2019
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Lithuanian Jews slam Holocaust center’s faulty info Publication:Israel Hayom
Date:11 April 2019
Documentation of Seirijai Jewish cemetery complete Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:11 April 2019
Lawyer smashes plaque honoring Nazi collaborator in Lithuania Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:8 April 2019
Lithuania’s genocide studies center engages in Holocaust denial, local Jews say Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:3 April 2019
Progress in restoration of synagogue in Žemaičių Naumiestis Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:15 March 2019
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Rediscovering the Jewish heritage of Vilnius Publication:Emerging Europe
Date:2 March 2019
Stairs of Vilnius church made from Jewish gravestones finally dismantled Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:22 January 2019
Litvaks, Jews in Lithuania and Antisemitism Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:19 January 2019
Lithuanian judge postpones trial over reputation of deceased Nazi collaborator Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:16 January 2019