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Dainoras Bradauskas

Former tax chief challenges decision to sack him

Dainoras Bradauskas has appealed against the Lithuanian finance minister's decision to sack him as head of the State Tax Inspectorate (STI).
Refugees

Refugees to be relocated only to municipalities ready to accept them - SocMin

Refugees will be relocated from camps in Greece, Turkey or Italy directly to Lithuanian municipalities that will be willing and ready to take them in, Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis said on Friday.
Rita Aliukonienė

Speaker sees prosecutor suspicions as harm to state reputation

Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis says that the influence peddling suspicions brought by the Special Investigation Service against a Vilnius prosecutor harm the reputation of state institutions.
Viktor Uspakich

Someone wants to use Labour Party for mutual struggles - Uspaskich

Someone wants to u se the Lithuanian Labour Party of mutual struggles, says the party's honorary chairman Viktor Uspaskich who has been sentenced for bookkeeping fraud.
Rita Aliukonienė

Vilnius prosecutor probe linked to Labour Party's case at Supreme Court

A pre-trial investigation in which Rita Aliukonienė, head of the First Division of Criminal Prosecution at the Vilnius Regional Prosecutor's Office, is suspected of influence peddling is related to the hearing of the Lithuanian Labour Party's case by the Supreme Court, officials at the Prosecutor General's Office said on Thursday
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