SEIMAS OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA
ON AWARDING OF THE 2014 FREEDOM PRIZE TO ADAM MICHNIK
18 November 2014 No XII-1340
In adhering to Article 2(8) of the Law of the Republic of Lithuania on the Freedom Prize and having regard to the decision of the Freedom Prize Commission of 13 November 2014, the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania r e s o l v e s:
To award the 2014 Freedom Prize to Adam MICHNIK, a Polish public figure, dissident, one of the leaders of the Solidarity movement, journalist, essayist, political publicist and Editor-in-Chief of the Polish daily Gazeta Wyborcza.
To award the 2014 Freedom Prize to Adam MICHNIK on the Day of the Defenders of Freedom - 13 January 2015.
SPEAKER OF THE SEIMAS LORETA GRAUŽINIENĖ