Signs set up near the Soviet monuments in Lithuania stating their inconsistency with the truth
The Biržai District Municipality in the north of Lithuania placed signs near the monuments to Red Army soldiers indicating that the inscriptions on them “are inconsistent with historical facts,” as reported by Lietuvos žinios.
The signs that appeared near the memorials state: “The burial of soldiers of the USSR are from the times of the Second World War (an object of cultural heritage). The ideological inscriptions of the Soviet period are inconsistent with historical facts.”
These signs are in response to the explanatory inscriptions made during the Soviet period in Lithuanian history on the monuments to Red Army soldiers who died during …read more