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Protests in Lithuania Against Chinese President’s Visit

17 June 2002span> VILNIUS, 17 June (BNS)–Two Lithuanian parliamentarians have staged a protest against the visit of Chinese President Jiang Zemin and the Lithuanian police’s approach toward supporters of a free Tibet. As Jiang Zemin arrived at the Lithuanian parliament [Seimas] on 17 June, Social Democratic deputy Kestutis Krisciunas and Liberal Democratic deputy Egidijus Skarbalius […]