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Lithuanian parlt speaker expects cooperation from new president

Monday, May 27, 2019

Viktoras Pranckietis, the speaker of the Seimas, said on Sunday he expected cooperation from the country’s new president. “(I expect) collaboration with the Seimas and other public institutions. It (cooperation) has to be rhythmic, rather than being skirmishes,” he told reporters after casting his ballot in the presidential runoff and European Parliament elections. Pranckietis said he would seek to find a common language with either of the two presidential candidates.…

Estonian parlt speaker: We should return to a normal society

Friday, April 5, 2019

The newly elected speaker of the Estonian parliament and member of the Estonian Conservative People’s Party (EKRE) Henn Polluaas said on the show “Esimene stuudio” (“First Studio”) on the ETV public television channel on Thursday that tensions in society would be eliminated by respecting traditional values. According to Polluaas, EKRE cannot be blamed for the society’s tensions as EKRE is the consequence, not the cause, public broadcaster ERR reports. “A…