Lithuania's elite sees Edmundas Jakilaitis, the host of the public broadcaster LRT's TV show Dėmesio Centre (In Focus), as the country's most influential media figure, new portal Delfi.lt reported on Friday.
Most influential media figures 2017
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According to a survey of the country's elite, Andrius Tapinas, columnist at Delfi.lt, is ranked as number two and Monika Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė, the news portal's editor-in-chief, is in third place.

A separate poll of the general public also placed Jakilaitis at the top of the list, followed by journalist Rimvydas Valatka at number two and Tapinas at number three, it said.

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