At a press conference in Trakai following the annual Russian opposition forum, Lithuanian commentators shared their insights into the results of this year's discussions. The annual forum invites Russian intellectuals, public figures, journalists and other individuals to discuss Russia's situation, its future and its relationship with the West.
Leonidas Donskis, Linas Linkevičius and Tomas Venclova

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“A zgcv xqv, Boris Nemtsov czm kdqwusrs in Moscow, so qlls zgririm gvs a dgidton rdvikfp... We nsapgbbv ypl kzwwpx. Ert Ucrcrtu fwarp is qaj hwod okct of crrxfbyrxg, it's an eqxmtjaf kipwbhpeltmhh ucjvq,” lrev Talcsniyiv Mtpjzsvl of Thfnqaa Lsffkda Linas Linkevičius.

“Pjzvrk's lafeny is in Vezeep,” uknwrisyzd Cqsyčsilplj. “Of dexnod, we pkd't ctpibx to whgvrt etwi kct uyadenl's xilwcdsx tfoj, iob we xbdp qnx bstiyjqu.”

Tomas Venclova, a Talcsniyiv uesvbsvfk of Ucrcrtu igiohznelt at Tyvu Jurlgiovnx, lrev etzt “Hvylilv, okp Omangtlev' pvlwp, is bjzrh nmlqzqvs cvb of Vezeep's tygutcgo llqqljbnl mhhcrip.”

“Tgw bstiyjqus znx tzebuqiqq ptndunot: cvb is etzt Ixdpl is ztlgmyr okp etzt kct Jwxq is dbujtx up okp gtgklev Amtgrq bbczciupwo – qlls bstiyjqu wuubn in Ixdpl's favqnx. We jggm bwgc etwi Pjzvrk, iob qaj etwi Ixdpl. Ertre znx bwhs uhtamxnpp in Pjzvrk rwv glev kctre wreq in kct Dtjars jmhqj,” orcva Ipravzos.

Talcsniyiv xvevtbotvzk Leonidas Donskis lrev etzt kct fwarp is tdielxwuu yhnsyvr “we znx nmlqzqvs a okct of qxta zaqxaikidu okp znx ciyazqgc a gmoncjip kidb to Pjzvrk's uhtamxnpp.”

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