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Lithuania’s Centre Party beats Liberals in popularity – BNS/RAIT survey

The Lithuanian Center Party headed by MP Naglis Puteikis has for the first time passed the Liberal Movement on the popularity poll, ranking among the country’s four most popular parties, shows a survey conducted by RAIT pollster for BNS news agency. […]

Linas Balsys

Embattled MP Balsys under care of doctors, his family – statement

Linas Balsys, a Lithuanian lawmaker who appeared to be drunk when he left the parliament building in his car last week, is currently under the care of doctors and those close to him, his family said on Tuesday. […]

Žymantas Pavilionis ir Laurynas Kaščiūnas

A nuclear payload in Astravyets – how to convince Europe it is a threat?

Members of Seimas have been clamouring that the government is doing too little in order to obstruct the construction of the Astravyets nuclear power plant which poses a serious threat to Lithuania. According to the […]

The Seimas

Seimas electoral debates begin with economics

Four week cycle of Seimas electoral debates has commenced. Politicians will be discussing the topics of economics, demographics, justice and social politics. The leaders of Lithuanian parties or their representatives will be engaged in live debates, trying to attract potential voters. The first debate featured representatives from the Order and Justice Party, Lithuanian Green Party, Lithuanian Polish Electoral Action – Christian Families’ Union (LLRA-KŠP), Lithuanian Freedom Union (liberals), S. Buškevičius and Nationalists’ coalition “Against corruption and poverty”. The leaders of the Lithuanian Green Party, Lithuanian Freedom Union and the coalition “Against corruption and poverty” were present with the other parties delegating representatives. […]


Protesters in Vilnius demand Lukashenko regime to release political prisoners

Several dozen of people gathered in the Town Hall Square in Vilnius on Tuesday urged Belarus to release political prisoners and ensure civil rights in the country. […]