Artūras Skardžius

Saving private Skardžius – is the commission ruling aimed at safeguarding the coalition?

It is very important to the Lithuanian Farmer and Greens Union to maintain the coalition and were the “Farmers” to not back Artūras Skardžius, their coalition partners could withdraw completely, opposition MPs Eugenijus Gentvilas and […]

Gabrielius Landsbergis, Andrius Kubilius

Seimas’ secret: what is the Kubilius commission actually for?

Tensions remain high in the Seimas this week, with the opposition settling its accounts and dependencies with the majority. This time there was an effort to prove positions via ad hoc investigative commissions, according to […]

Viktoras Pranckietis, Saulius Skvernelis, Ramūnas Karbauskis

“Farmers” reconsider coalition – Seimas group holds a vote

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis was outraged with the Farmer and Greens Union’s lack of discipline and expressed his dissatisfaction during the Seimas group’s meeting at noon today. […]

Gabrielius Landsbergis

Election promises left out of new govt’s programme – opposition

Lithuanian opposition lawmakers say that a significant part of the coalition parties’ pre-election promises have not been included in the new government’s program. […]