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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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Chairs with fake money placed atop former Jewish cemetery in Lithuania Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:3 May 2020
Vilnius: Agreement appears reached on commemoration of Great Synagogue site Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:23 March 2020
Alytus Synagogue restoration progressing Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:28 February 2020
Lithuania’s misguided Holocaust law Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:31 January 2020
Following Poland’s lead, Lithuania proposes a controversial Holocaust law Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:14 January 2020
RIP Simonas Dovidavičius (Simon Davidovich) 1960-2019 Publication: Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:22 December 2019
Lithuanian state theater stages controversial play on Holocaust complicity Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:25 November 2019
Lithuania places popular far-right symbol on coin celebrating Jewish heritage Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:22 November 2019
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