Skvernelis would be backed by 12.2 percent of respondents, while Nausėda would be supported by 12 percent. They are ahead of Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis who secured support of 9.5 percent of those polled.
The popularity of the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) declined further in July, allowing the opposition Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (conservatives) to secure a slight lead, shows a poll published by Lietuvos Rytas daily. […]
Lithuania should compete for the capital that is now leaving Russia, while special services should prevent possible attempts to influence the country’s internal policies, the European Union’s Ambassador to Russia Vygaudas Ušackas said in an interview published on Monday. […]