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Jewish organisation boycotts Lithuania’s independence day events over controversial Holocaust resolution

Thursday, March 5, 2020

A Lithuanian-Jewish organisation in Israel is boycotting Lithuanian independence day events in protest of a resolution proposed by a Lithuanian MP stating that the Lithuanian nation did not play any part in the Holocaust. Responding to the Lithuanian Embassy’s invitation to participate in independence day celebrations next week, the Association of Lithuanian Jews in Israel circulated a letter, criticising the resolution and demanding for the Lithuanian president’s response. “The Association…