local elections

Russia, Belarus residents in Estonia vote ban affects almost 69,000 people

At the initiative of Estonia ’s Minister of Justice Kalle Laanet (Reform), though not via a draft prepared by Ministry of Justice staff, the right to...

New head of electoral commission sworn in

Lina Petronienė was sworn in on Tuesday as the head of Central Electoral Commission ( VRK ).

Seimas speaker nominates Petronienė to head electoral commission

Seimas Speaker Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen nominates Lina Petronienė as the head the Central Electoral Commission ( VRK ).

Seimas speaker doubts foreign policy agreement is reached soon

Seimas Speaker Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen says she has doubts whether the parliamentary parties will be able to sign an agreement on foreign policy in...

New mayor and council members take oaths in Vilnius

Newly elected Mayor of Vilnius City Valdas Benkunskas and members of Vilnius City Municipal Council took oaths on 26 April following local elections held in...