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Lithuania: President Nauseda – Half a Year Filled with Confrontations and Conflicts

By Ausra Park on Monday, June 28, 2021

After the October 2020 parliamentary elections frictions in the country’s political life began to mount rapidly. Once the previously ruling political party coalition (Peasants-Greens and Social Democrats) lost their majority in parliament, and a new Conservative party led tri-party coalition agreement was signed, President Nauseda sought to reposition his office’s role in the newly emerging political constellation. Despite skyrocketing infection rates in the country at the time, Nauseda took time…