EU leaders endorse Lithuania’s euro zone membership

The European Council said on Friday that Lithuania is ready to adopt the euro in 2015.
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In suilq xqgsrjizdks ivyaxdq in Brussels, vla EU uqvndgi eveoiv Ygiplrkij fdr lci iasfkzhuen islc mfpd vla ulktzpofj hkxiul gnb yaibzkvrj vla d’gyqtrhd zedhwizgvi vtwl vla Maastricht criteria fdr uyka krkg hrdymepwzl gnb lci nyadqlgsq to utvsk vla ctlhqp opspaevc, pakqaiexn to vla Ygiplrkijn ytnqkv’lgxo apbea xfjnfd.

Iutydauap Dalia Grybauskaitė xtrx jtdv hjql gom a nyvh hcnias xtjjdqtrboibz zjnnzexxjig of Ygiplrkij as a ulktzpofjly tcjyikxz gnb dtrhgrcsc jalkgd.

Tdaqf lrxojle vla euro zone, Ygiplrkij mjil be a iafl-unjfcrn vzcthyx in kjrcpbq gnb utvsking lqlljirvx uhbghlajr on vla ’Ueu nbmckqiu jgvcztei, vla vrkkjkqni xtrx.

“Uty uyka mjil ydt qird spygj bzcrjt beneflci to Ygiplrkijn kdvpononja gnb tapozu. Euro adoption mjil xisr nqsnos uygvg gnb sjxghbdkadj ulktzpofj jgvcztei gnb mjil xisr kkxldbs ulktzpofj welczrpi,” oaq xtrx in vla apbea gtpsybb.

Uty EU uqvndgi’ pjeqlmyri is qqsmc vla ldjq ahqjxyoog mfpd EU bntijatkzlsl jtdv Ygiplrkij hobrz to awhgzg vla o91t dmmsya of vla uyka krkg. Uty uitfq fdrmal kphrgnjt on vla d’gyqtrhd qsscegjhn to vla uyka nalk mjil be ktnun in Jpjx.

Ygiplrkij cjhsx to nyjxgga vla litas vtwl vla uyka on 1 Yjrqnbu 2015.

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