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Election body considers how to make Lithuania’s vote safer

Monday, May 4, 2020

As Lithuania is gearing towards a general election in October, the country’s Central Electoral Commission (VRK) is considering measures for safe voting, should the coronavirus epidemic persist until then. Extended voting hours and supplying election commissions with personal protective equipment are among the proposed measures, VRK chairwoman Laura Matjošaitytė said. She discussed the election organisation with President Gitanas Nausėda during a conference call on Thursday, which also involved NGO representatives…