Lithuania to seek ways of keeping citizenship, not allowing dual passports - Seimas speaker

Lithuania's parliament will seek ways of allowing citizens living abroad to preserve their Lithuanian citizenship without referendum, says Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis.
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