Algirdas Kaušpėdas

Algirdas Kaušpėdas: We must invest into Lithuania of the World – with our work, money and direct contacts

On 11 March, Lithuania will be celebrating a quarter-century anniversary of restoring its independence. Freedom, global Lithuania, the Lithuanian identity and unity are concepts that are dear to Algirdas Kaušpėdas, an architect, singer and one of the leaders of the Sąjūdis, the 1980s liberation movement that culminated in Lithuania declaring independence from the Soviet Union on 11 March 1990. […]

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Exhibition of Sąjūgis rallies opened in parliament

Through 1 August to 1 September, an exhibition dedicated to mass rallies of the Sąjūdis, a reform movement of the 1980s that led to Lithuania’s secession from the USSR, will be open in the gallery of the Lithuanian Parliament. […]