Ingrida Šimonytė and Vygaudas Ušackas
Politics

Lithuanian conservatives’ potential presidential candidates differ on family definition

Diplomat Vygaudas Ušackas and MP Ingrida Šimonytė, who are vying with each other for the Homeland Union–Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) nomination to run in next year’s presidential election, differ in their attitude toward family, with the former tying it to marriage and the latter calling for not ignoring reality. […]

Ušackas and Šimonytė
Politics

Ušackas doesn’t see Russia as direct military threat to Baltic countries

Vygaudas Ušackas, a former EU ambassador to Moscow, says he does not think Russia poses a direct military threat to the Baltic countries. […]

Vygaudas Ušackas
Politics

Ušackas calls for postponing Lithuania’s TS-LKD presidential primaries

Vygaudas Ušackas on Tuesday called on the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats to postpone the party’s primary election of a presidential candidate until December to give citizens living abroad a possibility to vote. […]

Vygaudas Ušackas
Politics

Ušackas to seek Lithuania’s TS-LKD support for presidential bid

Lithuanian diplomat Vygaudas Ušackas says he will seeks the country’s opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats‘ support in his bid to be elected the country’s president next year. […]