The Seimas on Thursday gave the green light for Lithuania to join the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
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The OECD accession agreement was ratified with 111 votes in favor, none against and 1 abstention.

Following the ratification, the accession agreement will have to be deposited with the French government. Colombia becomes an OECD member along with Lithuania.

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