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Dual citizenship referendum may cost Lithuania around EUR 2 mln – watchdog

A dual citizenship referendum planned to be held in Lithuania next year might cost around 2 million euros, the chairwoman of the Central Electoral Commission said on Tuesday. […]

Aurimas Žvinys (Naisių Vasara lead actor) and Ramūnas Karbauskis

TS-LKD appeals against VRK ruling over LVŽS leader-linked TV series

Lithuania’s conservative opposition Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) has turned to court with a request to annul the Central Electoral Commission‘s (VRK) conclusion that Naisių Vasara (Naisiai Summer), a TV series funded by Agrokoncernas, a business group owned by Ramūnas Karbauskis, leader of the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union, contains hidden episodes of political advertizing only in several installments. […]

Teresė Burauskaitė

There’re no KGB collaborators in the Seimas – GRRCL chief

The incumbent Lithuanian parliament has not a single member who secretly collaborated with the Soviet KGB, Teresė Birutė Burauskaitė, head of the Genocide and Resistance Research Centre of Lithuania said following its research. […]

Vytautas Bruveris

Bruveris: the president is no different from the denizens of the political jungle

The solemn speech of the president on loyalty and attachment to the whole media is hypocrisy because in fact she enjoys praise and lack of criticism, political analyst Vytautas Bruveris tells LRT Radio. According to […]

Votes counting in Vilnius

Commission moves to ban third-country consultants during election campaigns in Lithuania

The Lithuanian National Security Commission, headed by Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, proposed on Monday to ban natural and legal persons from third countries from advising Lithuanian politicians and political parties during election campaigns. […]