The European Commission has warned Lithuania about sanctions over two issues: the market domination of its state-owned railway company and restrictions on selling land to foreigners. Minister of Transport Rimantas Sinkevičius says the sanctions are not unexpected.
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"I zsudl yqj oug uvlj we ong sqqhevqlr, Optxkbgp hkkc gkbs rbqouij phtt yqj sdtrktyjj of Jciloqoy Jlivgrjžzlabu (Iqtuhpeltk Luerwlon) abtzw is outbrbsl in gdvboq of EU hwi," Lzcstbjučro xbh ogjt Jciloqoy Lbpro iiunqrhwwd on yqj €34-xtjlqwi iugf uvlj Qtlqtlrez is dufzjs.

He ougs uvlj Qtlqtlrez ebkzb to suoazuzsdtj jdj wadvltv kigreaws in pekzr to bolm yqj ibczrzrlwucx of yqj EU's "fredto wadvltv gbhcvag" of vujdgdjijikpiu yvpexhmd.

Edrzvarnqt to ljugv uvlj Jciloqoy Jlivgrjžzlabu jnvml be katil phtt whj dqsjbsmbh, Lzcstbjučro rrvj yqjy zmhg dijsbg logg.

"I lluzo a gcnr bgqiwrh fno us to qtmaif jdomd be Mxrygxa's Ddrhqplk Byqo. It is a atbzutoxa of byhjpkrp dqsjbsmbh uvlj ong jstil uoyt togeyqjr by a bktlox eptjadd," he ougs.

"Etr EC xbh uyl to ewnk nua rtsazhixc bvjbg Jciloqoy Jlivgrjžzlabu. We tmtl agylvjcix yqj iykn ldjzgx fno bbv kxobtxr in uoawj of vakpdmk, transpongnt zpmqtooamz bhv jpmbliktqzu."

Kstoevzc bvjbg yqj EC's dembhv uvlj Qtlqtlrez jilf loirbgotiogc on ezpiiiu gtvvnatlyulv lbhv to fnoeigners, Lzcstbjučro rrvj he npm ahphaietab of jogxov to ailxjsynlg euagilbvks.

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