EU Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis

SocDems in deep crisis, should stay in opposition - Andriukaitis

The Lithuanian Social Democratic Party (LSDP) is in a deep crisis after suffering a crushing defeat in the recent parliamentary elections, Lithuania's EU commissioner Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis said, calling on the party to stay in the opposition.
Saulius Skvernelis, Ramūnas Karbauskis, Dalia Grybauskaitė

President vows to put no pressure on Peasants over coalition partners

President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that she will not put any pressure on the Lithuanian Peasant and Green Union (LPGU), the party that won the most seats in the recent parliamentary elections, over ruling coalition partners.
Algirdas Butkevičius

PM says SocDems won't hinder Peasants from forming new coalition

Social Democratic Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius says that his party will not hinder the Lithuanian Peasant and Green Union (LPGU), which scored a resounding victory in the recent parliamentary elections, in their efforts to form a new ruling coalition.
Saulius Skvernelis, Ramūnas Karbauskis

Peasants & Greens decide on Skvernelis as candidate for next PM

Ramūnas Karbauskis, chairman of the Lithuanian Peasant and Green Union, says that the party has decided on Saulius Skvernelis, the leader of its election campaign, as the party's candidate to become the country's next prime minister, the LRT TV news service reported.
President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid

EU shouldn't accept power from Belarus N-plant if risks not reflected in price - Kaljulaid

Estonia's new president says that the European Union should not give market access to electricity from the Astravyets nuclear power plant under construction in Belarus if environmental risks are not reflected in its price.