• 1999-11-11
The government's deal with Williams was not just a deal. It managed to knock over politics-as-usual to expose the politicians' ugly underbelly. The blame game and who has to shoulder what responsibility suddenly erupted. This is how Lithuania's political giants fared:Valdas Adamkus: He had three choices with the Williams deal: back it, oppose it, or sit on the fence. Unfortunately he tried to do all the above. Originally, he was seen as a backer of the deal, but then he suddenly did an about-face and opposed it on the day he signed it while the ink on the deal was still wet. Certainly a man...
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