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Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania: Kovo 11

On 11 March 1990, the Supreme Council of the Republic of Lithuania adopted an Act on the Restoration of an […]

Memory, Transformation, Human Rights: Living stories from Albania

The European Institute on Communist Oppression together with the Embassy of Albania in the Hague, National Museum in Tirana ”House […]

Vilnius Declaration On Dealing with Consequences of Collective Trauma

On March 6 in Vilnus, Lithuania a Vilnius Declaration On Dealing with Consequences of Collective Trauma was signed. It  was […]

Happy Independence Day, Estonia!

Estonian people fought for their independence from the Russian Empire, from 1917 to 1920. The most significant day was February […]

“Long live free Poland”. The story of the Poland`s worst political prison

Rittmeister Witold Pilecki, a Polish Army officer and intelligence agent during WWII, the author of “Witold’s Report”, the first comprehensive […]

“Crimes in the Majesty of Law”

  Seventy-four years ago at a prison in Kurkowa Street in Gdańsk, the late father Marian Prusak, a parish priest […]

Parliament of Estonia the Riigikogu passed the Statement “On Historical Memory and Falsification of History”

On February 19  the Parliament of Estonia the Riigikogu passed the Statement “On Historical Memory and Falsification of History” (140 […]

Restoration of Lithuania’s Statehood

History The Act of Reinstating Independence of Lithuania or Act of February 16 was signed by the Council of Lithuania […]

The Romanian Revolution of 1989

Events in Timisoara in mid December 1989 mark the begin of the Romanian Revolution which led to the death of […]

Anniversary of the Wujek mine pacification

The protest in the Wujek mine began 3 days after the introduction of martial law in Poland  and receiving information […]