Congratulations Lithuania on 100 years of restored statehood

History The Act of Reinstating Independence of Lithuania  or Act of February 16 was signed by the Council of Lithuania on February 16, 1918, proclaiming the restoration of an independent State of Lithuania.  The Council was chaired by Jonas Basanavičius. The Act formulated the basic constitutional principles that still apply in Lithuania. The Act itself was a key element … Continue reading Congratulations Lithuania on 100 years of restored statehood