Small nation, big spanner in works

Almond, Mark
January 2003
New Statesman;1/13/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4620, p17
Reports the victory of Lithuanian candidate for president Rolandas Paksas against incumbent President Valdas Adamkus. Favor of U.S. President George W. Bush for Adamkus; Uncertainty of other nations as to the status of Paksas' support for Lithuania's acquired membership into both the European Union (EU) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); Concern of Lithuanians regarding poverty, fuel prices, corruption.


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