Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

EYE ON AFRICA

France 24 meets George Weah ahead of inauguration

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Gymnast's fierce courtroom address

Read more

THE DEBATE

A whole new world: Trump anniversary special

Read more

#TECH 24

Will artificial intelligence ever surpass the human brain?

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

Aiding migrants in France: What are the legal implications?

Read more

FOCUS

The challenge of clearing Colombia of landmines

Read more

REVISITED

Video: Gambians reflect on first year of democracy

Read more

FASHION

Pitti Uomo in Florence, the world's largest men's fashion showcase

Read more

ENCORE!

Award-winning Filipino filmmaker Brillante Mendoza on keeping it real

Read more

Culture Europe

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

COMMENT(S)