Lithuania / 2003

Court issues mixed decision on pro-independence Chechen Web site

October 1, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 1, 2003—The Second District Court in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius yesterday ruled that the State Security Department overstepped its authority when it shuttered the pro-independence Chechen Web site KavkazCenter on June 20. The State Security Department disconnected and confiscated KavkazCenter's server at the private Vilnius-based Internet...

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Authorities detain and expel film crew

September 18, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, September 18, 2003—Lithuanian border guards detained and expelled a film crew from the independent, Moscow-based national television station NTV on Sunday, September 14, after they filmed a protest on a train near the Lithuanian-Russian border. According to Russian and Lithuanian press reports, NTV journalist Vadim Fefilov, cameraman Vladimir...

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