Indrė Makaraitytė

Indrė Makaraitytė. But Skvernelis has a plan B

Let us grant the prime minister’s Russia policy some content. Some may ask, what content? The public wants to hear that Lithuania must maintain especially good relations with its neighbours and particularly if you don’t […]

Saulius Skvernelis

ELECTIONS. First round of the Seimas elections. Analysis.

A representative of the statutory class at the top of the political pyramid is an exceptionally bad thing, thus seeing Saulius Skvernelis in the Prime Minister‘s chair would be a great mistake. Thus observes Vytautas […]

Algirdas Butkevičius

Social democrats and PM ‘not in control as they should be’

The ruling Social Democratic Party, which had until recently enjoyed unwavering popularity with voters, has found itself on a shaky ground recently. Political analysts say it is because the party’s leader, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius, has failed to control controversial situations as he should. […]

Kęstutis Trečiokas

Decision on future of Environment Minister Trečiokas expected

Environment Minister Kęstutis Trečiokas, who has been at the centre of a controversy over construction in Druskininkai and the resulting stand-off between Lithuania’s president and prime minister, is meeting his party’s leadership on Monday to discuss his future in the post. […]