Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says that conversations with Germany's government over handover of the February 16 1918 Independence Act to Lithuania are going well, downplaying the opinion stated by Germany's head archivist who said that the document could only be lend on temporary basis.
"The conversations are very smooth and friendly, we only need to have some patience and we will see the process through. My advice is to refrain from summarizing conclusions about separate statements by archival officials. The statements may be important, however, it is not a state opinion. There