The conservative Homeland Union - Lithuanian Christian Democrats will hold an early election for the party's chairman on Feb. 11-12, Gabrielius Landsbergis, the conservatives' current leader, said on Wednesday.
Gabrielius Landsbergis
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Landsbergis has himself initiated the early election, saying that this will give party members an opportunity to state their opinion about the outcome of the recent parliamentary elections.

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