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Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė's decision to put the Council of Europe's Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention) before the country's parliament for ratification was "a nice gesture", Speaker of the Lithuanian Seimas Viktoras Pranckietis says, but does not promise his vote for it.
Viktoras Pranckietis
Viktoras Pranckietis
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