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Seimas makes first step in bringing hope to life prisoners

The Seimas of Lithuania on Tuesday made the first step towards bringing the hope of release to those sentenced to life imprisonment.

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 ,...

Beniušis. CIA prison case: how long will the government continue its ostrich policy?

In December 2014 Barack Obama 's administration warned Lithuania about a forthcoming US Senate report on secret CIA prisons.