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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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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
Abe to pay tribute to Japan’s Schindler in Lithuania Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:13 January 2018
Polish Olympian raising funds to repair Jewish cemetery Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:10 January 2018
Court takes sides in a split among Lithuania’s Jews Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:28 December 2017
‘Breathtaking’ Jewish Vilnius trove reveals pre-war ‘Jerusalem of the North’ Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:23 December 2017
Unique archive of secret Yiddish books return to Lithuanian library Publication:The Jewish Chronicle
Date:8 December 2017
Thousands of Jewish documents lost during the Holocaust have been discovered Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:24 October 2017
Lithuania: Watch video of restoration of wooden synagogue in Žiežmariai Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:1 October 2017
Lithuania: Watch Virtual Reality 3D reconstruction of Vilna Great Synagogue Publication:Jewish Heritage Europe
Date:19 September 2017