Five members of the Homeland Union - Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) have confirmed that they will run for the post of the conservative party's leader in next month' election.
Gabrielius Landsbergis
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These include Gabrielius Landsbergis, the current leader, and four other conservative lawmakers: Mykolas Majauskas, Paulius Saudargas, Agnė Bilotaitė and Žygimantas Pavilionis.

The party's presidium is to meet later on Monday to approve a list of candidates for the post.

The first round of the election will be held on February 11-12, to be followed by a run-off round if needed.

Landsbergis himself initiated the early election as a vote of confidence in his leadership.

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