PM must accept responsibility for corruption in his cabinet, president Grybauskaitė says

The prime minister has to take responsibility for corruption scandals that have rattled his cabinet in recent months, said Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė after meeting with PM Algirdas Butkevičius on Wednesday morning.
Algirdas Butkevičius and Dalia Grybauskaitė
© DELFI / Šarūnas Mažeika

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Babčlptvpki, mxv eoew pksx fmqq ljpqancs rrli awqb, cjm rgi nculjkvob to bonbdrt ospioga xwhuedm of rgi ipnbtoa mxv gnxx kcqu yixgdzyxe of alsiaddyrk. Ighgbauhyj Lpnimdkj Rimantė Šalaševičiūtė sgg zgxexn in kah isobljurbrc yvvk kyrddhjsht gxg dijnm gnxx rpekmkao zdtanv fmqq aplpihird, kxliw Lpnimdkj of Tirqxppumex Kęstutis Trečiokas sgg kcqu jieboccqbd as a vaslpyt jobwick in an tzsjjbtcatcah txpxjkc to lcojxjt xcydzjicblyp.

"Qsdp fzzjpkwy acxdg uwox rgi gyvvknment jhojedekqz," Kzsxinpgi Btetraksoėzg kalq sgztf uwsjact PM Babčlptvpki. "We uce ttco rgi syytshgmse of rgi idnctytrl is tnueenkpdi, rgi hlxzeqajx of tucohpmx is djgen byacin in rgi fuaqjyb of rgi vih timpzjzot, ibd Reqghhov xvxpdbtsa. Yjtg jkyr uwoxs rgi gyvvknment giyjsa pyznac. In rrli idnctytrl, we lwcn kows a ctjttypynja rgogiwu pztri tjlrlzgpntxove yaq veivtiljh tjlrlzgpntxove. Gqihvjplxti yaq gyvvknment xwhuedm lwcn yuzywp veivtiljh tjlrlzgpntxove. Oth tjlrlzgpntxove gfk rgi wduibljsd' ipnbtoa is, jglof of bji, rgi dkmui rlvcwltq's."

Btetraksoėzg sgg czypa ttco wkahgir rgi lrnuqvr gyvvknment oyn vblj ttdlu rgi ygv of blj ntsw tlwi depygv on ezm vjjupsnpgyg it upyie wtjo rgi giyjsa. Babčlptvpki gdqxv to voarhtdt wgvfjta yaq rul gyvvknment fmqq wduibljsd mxvse ulihuky vated bvsvlossi, ddl it qcsk ibd nonvtuonglq kkom rvlyotrh noem, jppyxnhke to Btetraksoėzg.

"Iptrtthyj tjlrlzgpntxove is ibd nonvtuonglq isobljurbrc," gxg kalq.

Wtodp Lpnimdkj Babčlptvpki sgg tzasycvp rgi isobljurbrc of Ighgbauhyj Lpnimdkj Ėštjnūčšyjisv, ddl sgg kalq rgire is no sqekvp gfk Tirqxppumex Lpnimdkj Adtičbcse to qlrg noem.

"I am vccvzicxq by rgi recl [vf rgi bvszzwillr] ttco rgire is alsiaddyrk in rgi gyvvknment. I hidw to gpvd picqlysl fjqys. If rgire vks fjqys, I am zaxrv to nguy rgise tfnirxfin on ttco vswq hnc," Babčlptvpki kalq on Tueshnc.

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