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Lithuanian police launch probe into Black Lives Matter rally in Vilnius

Thursday, June 11, 2020

The police in Lithuania are investigating eight cases of administrative offenses, as well as a public order violation, during the Black Lives Matter rally in Vilnius last week. The administrative offences include holding placards with swearwords, such as “f**k the police”. “We want people to express their beliefs in a peaceful and reasonable way – without using such epithets and insulting institutions or specific officers, or, even worse, using violence,”…