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Adamkus

(əˈdæmkəs)
n
(Biography) Valdas. born 1926, Lithuanian politician, president of Lithuania (1998–2003, 2004–2009))
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For example, former Heads of State of Lithuania Vytautas Landsbergis and Valdas Adamkus visited Azerbaijan on several occasions to participate in Baku international humanitarian forum.
The local authority of the district of Vilnius, which includes Maisiagala, notes in a press release that Kaczynski, accompanied by the then-Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus, visited the town on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Roman Catholic priest Jozef Obrebski.
(21.) Valdas Adamkus et al., "An Open Letter to the Obama Administration from Central and Eastern Europe," International Centre for Defence and Security, July 16, 2009, http://www.icds.ee/publications/article/an-open-letter-to-the-obama-administration-fromcentral-and-eastern-europe/.
Next year, in 2008, Estonia together with its post-Soviet neighbors (Latvia, Lithuania and Poland) were among the European Member States that strongly condemned Russia for its aggression against Georgia (lives, Zatlers, Adamkus and Kaczynski, 2008).
Two former presidents, Vytautas Landsbergis and Valdas Adamkus, attended the ceremony of Ambrazevicius-Brazaitis' interment.
Prominent examples include Valdas Adamkus, president of Lithuania from 1998 to 2003 and again from 2004 to 2009, despite his US citizenship, and Vaira Vike-Freiberga, president of Latvia from 1999 to 2007, who held Canadian citizenship.
Former president Valdas Adamkus, however, insisted to the local media that he would continue to believe "there were no prisons or prisoners in Lithuania" until he saw "documents before my eyes" proving him wrong.
- Former Lithuanian president Valdas Adamkus, whose country
With: Arvydas Sabonis, Sarunas Marciulionis, Jonas Valanciunas, Arturas Karnisovas, Vytautas Landsbergis, Bill Walton, David Remnick, Danute Valanciunas, Alexander Wolff, Jim Lampley, Valdas Adamkus, Don Nelson, Chris Mullin, Mickey Hart, David Stern.
The then president of Lithuania, Valdas Adamkus, declared:
President Valdas Adamkus played a key role in bringing the new centrist parties together.