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Vilnius, European capital of culture in 2009

Video by Hélène PAPPER , Sylvain ROUSSEAU

Latest update : 2009-01-27

Vilnius in Lithuania is European capital of culture in 2009. The Lithuanian capital is the first city of the former Soviet Union to receive the title, and hopes to obtain increased international recognition.

Date created : 2009-01-19

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