Sugihara Week, organized on September 02-08, 2017 for the first time, is the event which aims to perpetuate the memory of Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara. This personality lived in Kaunas (Lithuania) during 1939-40 and together with Dutch Consul Jan Zvartendijk issued the famous „Visas for Life“ thus saving thousands of lives of Jewish refugees. Sugihara […]