Monday, November 8, 2010

(NEWS) Lithuania Eyes Compensation For Jewish Assets

"Justice Minister Remigijus Simasius says plan to pay $52.44 million in compensation for Jewish 'religious communal' property seized by Nazi, Soviet regimes 'moral and political'.

A plan to provide compensation for Jewish communal property seized by the Nazi and Soviet regimes in Lithuania was debated on Thursday for the first time in parliament.

'It's a moral and a political, as well as a legal compensation act,' Justice Minister Remigijus Simasius told the legislative body."

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