The Lithuanian Court of Appeals on Friday dismissed appeals in a case in which Ylya Vorobyov, an 82-year-old former KGB officer, was charged with genocide for his role in the arrest of Lithuanian anti-Soviet resistance commander Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas in 1956.

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Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas, a significant Lithuanian partisan leader
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