Seimas panel chairman says Lithuania must prepare for Russian provocations

Lithuania should be prepared for provocations from Russia, says Benediktas Juodka, chairman of the parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee.
Benediktas Juodka
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Konstantin Dolgov, the Russian Foreign Ministry's commissioner for human rights, has told a conference of representatives of the Russian-speaking communities in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia recently that the international community must respond to gross violations of the rights of Russian-speakers in the Baltic states.

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