Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has signed a decree, calling the general elections on October 9, her press office said on Thursday.
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The president's decree will take effect on April 9, marking an official start of election campaigning.

Under the law, the date of general elections is to be announced no later than six months before the four-year mandate of the incumbent parliament expires.

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