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Jewish organisations greenlight reconstruction of Vilnius congress hall built on cemetery

Thursday, December 19, 2019

A state-owned company and Jewish organisations have reached an agreement on reconstructing a congress venue built on a former Jewish cemetery. Turto Bankas, the manager of state property, the Lithuanian Jewish Community and the Committee for the Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in Europe (CPJCE) signed a protocol on the redevelopment project for the Palace of Concerts and Sports in central Vilnius. The project will ensure respectful treatment of the cemetery…