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I will stand for president election in any case, Paksas says - media

Rolandas Paksas , the former leader of Lithuania's Order and Justice party and now a MEP, say he plans to stand as a candidate in the upcoming...

Seimas takes step toward allowing Paksas to run in elections

The Seimas has made another step towards opening the way for Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas Paksas to stand as a candidate in elections.

Seimas to debate amendments allowing Paksas to run in elections

The Seimas plans to debate on Thursday draft constitutional amendments that would pave the way for Lithuania's impeached former president, Rolandas Paksas ,...

It's up to Lithuanian govt to decide if to appeal ruling on CIA prison - Grybauskaitė

It is up to the government to decide whether or not to appeal the European Court of Human Rights ' (ECHR) ruling on the imprisonment of terror suspects at a...

Lithuanian govt to consider early release possibilities for life prisoners

Lithuania's government will consider a proposal to define cases when people serving life prison sentences might be released. This way the country would...