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Wednesday, October 8, 2008
Lithuanians will vote on keeping Ignalina open
Lithuania will vote Sunday on whether to delay the closing of the aging Ignalina nuclear plan, which has a Chernobyl-style reactor. Many officials want the delay because they do not want to depend on Russia for energy, but President Valdas Adamkus sees it as breaking a promise to the European Union.