2019 08 21
A new minister of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania – Mrs. Rita Tamašunienė appointed

Today Mrs. Rita Tamašunienė has been appointed as a new minister of the Interior. Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis congratulated the new Minister and wished her to seek effective results, constructive collaboration and make the most favorable work conditions for employees in the Ministry.  

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2019 07 19
Lithuania and Latvia signed an agreement on state border maintenance

During the informal meeting of the European Union (EU) Justice and Home Affairs Ministers in Helsinki, Lithuanian and Latvian Ministers of the Interior Eimutis Misiūnas and Sandis Girgens (Ģirģens) signed an agreement between the governments of both countries on the Lithuanian and Latvian border maintenance and  activities of border delegates.

2019 06 19
Improving skills on combating hate crime more effectively

With the aim of strengthening the ability to recognize hate crimes and hate speech as well as to ensure effective investigation, prosecution and adequate punishment, the Ministry of the Interior has launched a joint training for police officers, prosecutors and judges.  

2019 06 07
Minister of the Interior participates in the EU Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting

7 June Minister of the Interior Eimutis Misiūnas participates in the European Union (EU) Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting in Luxembourg.  

Structure and contacts

Rita Tamašunienė

Minister of the Interior

Contacts of Ministry

Šventaragio g. 2, LT-01510 Vilnius, Lithuania
Ph. no. +370 (5) 271 7130
Fax no. +370 (5) 271 8551