Valdas Adamkus EN

Valdas Adamkus EN

Valdas Adamkus (born Voldemaras Adamkavičius; 3 November 1926) is a Lithuanian politician. He was the President of Lithuania from 1998 to 2003 and again from 2004 to 2009.

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Vladimiras Laučius. The new Nausėda: lessons from Grybauskaitė and compliments from Butkevičius

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Expat Lithuanians awarded in the annual Global Lithuania Awards

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