Kuršenai

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Kuršenai

 

a city (from 1581) in šiauliai Raion, Lithuanian SSR. It is situated on the Venta River. It has the Pavenčiai railroad station on the šiauliai-Kretinga line. Population, 11,000 (1970). Kuršenai has the Pavenčiai sugar refinery, a construction-materials combine, a machine-repair shop, a butter and cheese factory, and a logging and timber distribution establishment.

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Although the KGB always attempted to find and confront the authors of "anti-Soviet inscriptions," they were especially eager to do so after the Kalanta self-immolation, summoning perpetrators from Joniskis and Kursenai to prophylactic chats.
1972" and "Kalanta's ideas will not die." (98) (Anniversaries of the Kaunas events became a particular focus of KGB activity.) In the spring of 1974, the KGB used profilaktika against a group of high-school students who hoped to leave graffiti around the nearby city of Kursenai to show their solidarity with Kalanta.
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Correspondingly, on the main road Siauliai--Palanga (A11) the largest amount of particles was determined on the shoulder: in Kursenai A11(1) up to 203 [micro]g/[m.sup.3]; at a 2 m distance from the road edge: in Plunge A11(3)--201 [micro]g/[m.sup.3]; at a 5 m distance from the road edge: before Telsiai A11(2)--189 [micro]g/[m.sup.3]; at a 10 m distance from the road edge: before Telsiai A11(2)--160 [micro]g/[m.sup.3]; at a 20 m distance from the road edge: before Telsiai A11(2)-146 [micro]g/[m.sup.3].
Danish food ingredients and sweeteners group Danisco A/S announced on Tuesday (17 May) that it had decided to discontinue sugar beet processing at its co-owned facility in Kursenai, Lithuania.
Description : Construction of a gas pipeline between Klaipeda and Kursenai