TITLE

Blowing in the Wind

AUTHOR(S)
Burstein, Roman
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Transitions Online;5/12/2003, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the implications of the protests held by Lithuanian farmers for the European Union (EU) membership of Lithuania. Some of the protesters vowed to boycott a referendum on EU membership if the government did not act on their demands. As Lithuania prepares for perhaps its most momentous post-1989 decision, the population seems likely to vote yes to joining the EU, but it is also clearly ill at ease, EU accession remains a jump into the unknown.
ACCESSION #
24135147

 

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