local elections

Foreign Ministry: Russian vote took place amid restrictions on civil, political rights

VILNIUS, Sep 20, BNS – The State Duma elections took place "in the context of restrictions on civil and political rights", the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry...

Karbauskis vows to stay in politics after renouncing MP mandate

Ramunas Karbauskis , leader of the opposition Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union , plans to stay active in politics after the country's Central Electoral...

Discusion: online voting is a long process that can start with voters abroad

French officials and Baltic experts debated France ’s electoral case study, as the Lithuanian parliament considered diaspora ’s internet voting...

Parliament lowers election threshold to 3 percent

The Lithuanian Seimas on Tuesday lowered the parliamentary election threshold to 3 percent for political parties and 5 percent for coalitions.

Ruling parties fail in their bid to have election threshold lowered

The ruling parties in Lithuania have failed in their bid to have the existing election threshold for getting into parliament reduced to 3 percent amid a...