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EP approves EUR 17 mln aid to help Lithuania repair flood damage

Thursday, September 13, 2018

The European Parliament approved on Tuesday 16.9 mln euros in EU Solidarity Fund (EUSF) aid to Lithuania to help repair the damage caused by floods in the summer and fall of 2017. MEP Bronius Rope told that the bulk of the money will go to repair land reclamation and drainage systems. As a result of continuous rainfall in Lithuania throughout the summer and fall of 2017, fully saturated soils were unable to…