Lithuanian parliament backs Health Minister Andriukaitis for European Commission

The Seimas of Lithuania has backed the nomination of Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis, of the Social Democratic Party, for European commissioner representing Lithuania. Eighty-two lawmakers on Thursday voted in favour of the motion, 10 were against and 16 abstained.
Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis
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