Posts tagged as presidential candidate

Norwegian PM to meet with Tikhanovskaya in Vilnius

Friday, September 4, 2020

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg is coming to Vilnius next week to meet with Lithuanian leaders and Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, the exiled Belarusian presidential candidate. Previously, Solberg told the Norwegian publication VG she expected to meet with Tikhanovskaya to get her views on how the international community can contribute to solving the crisis in Belarus. “Crowds of people on the streets of Minsk and other Belarusian cities show how people want…

Karins says coalition should agree on one presidential candidate

Monday, January 28, 2019

In an interview on the LNT television channel this morning, Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins (New Unity) said that the coalition should agree on one candidate to nominate for president. Krisjanis Karins said that this is his opinion, and added that he knows that Saeima groups are already discussing possible candidates behind the scenes. Meanwhile, National Alliance MP Rihards Kols said in an interview in today’s edition of the Neatkariga newspaper…

Lithuania’s ruling party to name presidential candidate late this year or early next year

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) plans to name its presidential candidate late this year or early next year, the ruling party’s leader said on Tuesday, adding that he or she will be a person who will represent “the grassroots” of society. “The LFGU will announce its decision during its meeting, which will take place at a date set by the country. Preliminary, I think it will happen at the end…