Vice-Minister of the Ministry of Economy Kęstutis Trečiokas, representing the ruling Order and Justice party, confirmed to have met with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday to discuss his potential appointment as environment minister.
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“We met on Wednesday morning. There was a meeting on my candidacy. The prime minister had nominated me and the president invited me to talk,” he told BNS.

The president said she would consider him as a candidate, Trečiokas said.

“She did not give me a mark. We spoke and she said she would consider me, without saying yes or no. It was a normal open conversation,” the politician said.

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