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Mission Siberia 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Mission Siberia, an annual expedition organised to tend to graves of Lithuanian deportees and political prisoners in Russia, has been cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the organisers said on Tuesday. Aistė Eidukaitytė, the head of the project, said the main reason was the uncertainty about when quarantine restrictions in Lithuania and other countries would be lifted. “As the expedition requires a lot of preparation and we want…