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What world leader did a grandmother in Klaipėda receive a letter from?

A grandmother from Klaipėda, Lithuania has received an unexpected letter from a world leader congratulating her on the end of World War II. […]

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Roma ‘should not be forgotten when paying tribute to Nazi victims’

Members of Lithuania’s Roma community who perished during World War Two should have a day of commemoration, say public organizations. They add that the group has been unduly erased from Lithuania’s historic memory. […]

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Vilnius should have monument to people who saved Jews, says Jewish community leader

The Lithuanian Jewish community would like to see a monument built in Vilnius to people who were saving Jews during World War Two. […]

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Lithuanian school students to walk on Memory Road for Holocaust

Over 100 schools and other educational institutions in Lithuania will on Wednesday take part in the civil initiative Memory Road to commemorate the large Jewish communities annihilated during the Holocaust. […]