Presidential elections 2019

In response to criticism over pension cuts, Šimonytė tells Ušackas he was in same Cabinet

In response to criticism from Vygaudas Ušackas over pension cuts, Ingrida Šimonytė reminded her opponent in a presidential primary debate that they...

Ušackas calls on Lithuania to join EU military force, Šimonytė sees no easy answer

Vygaudas Ušackas , a former diplomat seeking the Homeland Union –Lithuanian Christian Democrats (HU-LCD) nomination to run in next year's presidential...

Ušackas doesn't see Russia as direct military threat to Baltic countries

Vygaudas Ušackas , a former EU ambassador to Moscow, says he does not think Russia poses a direct military threat to the Baltic countries.

Ušackas announces decision to run for Lithuanian president next May

Vygaudas Ušackas , a Lithuanian diplomat and former foreign minister, announced on Wednesday his decision to stand in next May's presidential election .

Lithuania's Farmers' sees Skvernelis as only presidential candidate yet

The ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union sees Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis as their sole candidate in the upcoming presidential election and...