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Lithuania to rebury remains of political prisoners in Kazakhstan

Monday, June 1, 2020

Lithuania plans to rebury the remains of nine political prisoners at the Rudnyk Cemetery in Kazakhstan’s region of Karaganda. The Lithuanian Foreign Ministry has said it is coordinating the effort with local authorities, but the Covid-19 pandemic may prevent Lithuanian specialists from starting work at the site. The Rudnyk Cemetery is to be demolished to make way for copper mining. The remains of Lithuanian deportees will be reburied in the…