Lithuania is locally known as Lietuva and the type of government it has is Republic.
The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius and has a population of 0.5 million.
The Lithuanian flag is consists of three equal horizontal bands of yellow (top), green, and red; yellow symbolizes golden fields, as well as the sun, light, and goodness; green represents the forests of the countryside, in addition to nature, freedom, and hope; red stands for courage and the blood spilled in defense of the homeland and is shown above.
The National symbol of Lithuania is mounted knight known as Vytis (the Chaser).
The National anthem of Lithuania is ""Tautiška giesm?" ("National Song")" which was composed by Vincas Kudirka.