Rights of Lithuanians after Brexit must be ensured - EU negotiator

Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said at a meeting with the European Union's (EU) Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier that Lithuania's position was to prevent discrimination of EU citizens, including Lithuanians, during the United Kingdom's exit from the organization.
Lithuanians gathering in Peterborough, UK
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