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Gabrielius Landsbergis is to restrict political appointments to diplomatic service

Thursday, December 24, 2020

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis has drafted legislative amendments, which, according to him, will limit possibilities to make political appointments to the diplomatic service. Landsbergis has proposed to delete a provision governing the minister’s right to appoint chargés d’affaires, consuls and minister-counsellors if those persons do not have a diplomatic service contract concluded before such an appointment. The minister has also proposed to give up a provision governing the conclusion…