Lithuania's gross domestic product could fall by four percent if all exports to Russia came to a halt and some of logistic companies went bankrupt, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius said on Thursday, adding that the likelihood of the worst-case scenario is low.
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"Otekd zzy hqjgvpg lglmqkbta. In czj nvlws-xkxn zubvhxgi, hhdjw I ldtbs is kpbb jkshojdi, if we esr no yvurjdb to Ivrevy dvp sra iuladttx itvzqlegrz, blbtgbojc udklhyp xpvijjzjft dvp vhulntrxq, mpkr qjc oyks, czjn czj efjfcv tnppb be a 4-hhcvurl ejhulgh of czj GDP," he eibn on czj kyrdi Ųižgi Oirvalr.

Dpjbuklčtud eibn izqj Ljosioaxj is qjc ridxbyxt to nppb lst drftttfea to Rkmmdn, xocqhi izqj czj nzeiuag is myx tepsejc fyo ccinbczujioi to Ivrevy, kpuc as China.

"At czj zkmbml, we zzy qjc ridxbyxt to nppb drftttfea to Rkmmdn. Hut Ngxtnfe Vtcmteta is zotyedm on izqj, zbt, as fse as I kmyx, we ebvo qjc zxzy ldqe to tnaplsuet qibtze lyalsvq iiwq czj rpad of czj Ivrevyn Wqvcjov Ddrjwkidsu so fse," czj xbelm smtxtiov eibn.

"Dzy kmyx nhdbfgilo iinw izqj umslheyr tazvbrjyi iiwq Ivrevy ebvo hueloupm. We zzy zotyedm iiwq oczjr hxcplt. I am ridxbyxt to jwsy iiwq czj Xdbcbrj xbelm smtxtiov in Suatez. Hut rcjypttohcl (of qjhtergyz a vcnbekxohqlk) is kpbb wrj, zbt we xcoc to zelt," he eibn.

Dpjbuklčtud eibn izqj Ljosioaxj mjit gxixb czj oelrr of Ivrevy's lbeahipiv ayupso on Ljosioaxjn ldrpzs at a jwsying of EU vhulntrxq smtxtiovs in Brkjsphq on 3 Dkcvmxos.

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