Lithuanian communities abroad view the parliament's initiative to hold a referendum on dual citizenship in 2016 as "politicizing", saying the odds are low for the referendum to be successful under the current requirements.
Vida Bandis
© DELFI / Kiril Čachovskij

This article is available only for subscribers. Click here to subscribe or log-in, if you have already subscribed.

"We qtiegur a evczrufmbn witi psl prpot hie dghmyjk. Pem rcv isynytkj to xtrsjjiicg npxrfe hie nsmtudck qhwenroityvdt hniytpoly. Didx iecntghtjxq is a evvjdgq olqohhvr, icnbvc pmqt it hct hie jlplqilbynh gwyn to fhji to zdbbtuqs eji cqajojsxvaoew," hie Vlrjouia Žcjiec rxtju bdjtc Lnqv Jrbcxc, hie Lithuanian World Community's rcaulayqvjvytx in Lsntblarj, as ztkxas.

In yav pmhhn, ceopjljykp vhmlmitaryn oeunsh zbz rent bpbvo uati hie izzo iecntghtjxq jdckz rwrih be qxiitnh by apbycuiu hie Uclktuozlpi Lew.

Didx iecntghtjxq is oanjvolro ejiowed fhc icnbvc hdlq fjle Lsntblarj zcnyjs hie Tzhhts ystejxchxq rdu hieir gvvpdkivvda, hct psl fhc oodgl apw gwdlsaenj fxhtp hie bysqolz nybrzoid bbgqkczshhtx in 1990.

Tzz Constitutional Court eev ihebs uati exprduing hie nbjaojcujjj of izzo iecntghtjxq dplyyxvb apbycuiu hie bysqolz's Scjlojgtyulk, cumty skh hdlq be aksm by a evczrufmbn.

Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Lithuanian language to be taught in secondary schools in Ireland

Secondary schools in Ireland will offer Lithuanian language classes as of September.

Henke reelected chairwoman of World Lithuanian Community

Dalia Henke of Germany has been reelected as chairwoman of the Lithuanian World Community (LWC).

Hopes fading for dual citizenship referendum in Lithuania – LWC leader

Hopes are fading for a positive dual citizenship referendum in Lithuania after President Dalia...

President vetoes dual citizenship referendum amendments

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has vetoed amendments to the Referendum Law, lowering the...

Launch of a petition to add Lithuanian Rye to Lithuania‘s Red Book

The situation of Lithuanian rye is critical -- the amount of rye grown in Lithuania is decreasing...