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Lithuanian Lawmakers Recognized 1944 Soviet Deportation Of Crimean Tatars As Genocide

Lithuania’s parliament recognized the deportation of Crimean Tatars in 1944 as an act of genocide. A resolution on the issue was approved by Lithuanian lawmakers on June 6. Seventy-seven lawmakers voted for the resolution, while one abstained. A similar resolution was adopted by Latvia last month.