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Minister of Health Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis says he is surprised by the resignation of his colleague, Minister of Agriculture Vigilijus Jukna. The social democrat claims he is unaware of the reasons but believes they must have been serious.
Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis
Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis
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Andriukaitis speculated that the move might have been coordinated with Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius although there could be millions of options or conspiracy theories.

As reported, the minister of agriculture resigned on Wednesday due to family reasons. After the move the Labour Party presidium has chosen six candidates to replace Jukna.

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