Voting
Politics

Advance voting in Lithuania: people reveal, who they voted for

Advance voting had started in the country’s municipalities early on Monday morning for the second round of presidential elections and the European Parliament elections, Lrytas.lt wrote in editorial. The advance voting will be held throughout […]

Presidential Palace
Politics

Is Lithuania right or left wing?

The seventh president after the regaining of independence will definitely be right wing or centre-right. For the first time, there will not be a left wing candidate in the finals. However, is Lithuania a right […]

Kęstutis Girnius
Opinion

On presidential elections in Lithuania. Post-election two cents

It will take some time for experts to make detailed reviews of the Presidential elections results, thus I will take the opportunity to share some of my thoughts. First of all, most of the surveys […]

Presidential Palace in Vilnius
Opinion

New policy in the presidential elections

Bernadras Gailius / lzinios.lt The presidential elections are highlighting a new quality political reality of Lithuania, where people are divided into supporters of oligarchy and democracy, instead of conservatives, social democrats and liberals, as it […]

Aušrinė Armonaitė
Politics

Smaller Seimas would easier succumb to control by large agribusinesses – MP Armonaitė

Aušrinė Armonaitė, Member of the Seimas, claims that the initiative of the Government to reduce the number of Members of the Seimas to 121 is a cheap trick in the presidential election campaign of the Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union that shakes the very foundations of parliamentarianism and might strengthen the position of groups of influence in the Seimas. […]

Gitanas Nausėda
Politics

Nausėda calls for “new political culture”, less confrontation

Lithuania’s presidential candidate Gitanas Nausėda introduced his electoral campaign team and slogan on Tuesday, calling for creation of “new political culture” in the Baltic country. […]