List/Grid Tag Archives: Elections

Rita Tamašunienė: Minority groups are not treated leniently in Lithuania

The members of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania stated that the recommendations of OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) concerning the possibility of using information not… Read more »

Ban on the usage of “Tomaszewski” surname

Akcja Wyborcza Polaków na Litwie (Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania) complains about the obstacles preceding the local government elections. One of the obstacles concerns the ban on the usage… Read more »

Minorities will decide who wins the election in Vilnius

January 20th is the last day, when the candidates for mayors and councilors must provide the list with signatures in support of their constituents to the Central Election Commission. About… Read more »

About Vilnius and the prospects of its development in the Polish Debate Club

The upcoming municipal elections, especially the first direct election of Mayors, stimulate heated discussions in Lithuania. The struggle for the position of the capital leader is indeed the most thrilling… Read more »

Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania has slated nearly 400 candidates

One and a half month left to the local elections in Lithuania. On 1st of March residents will elect 60 local government councilors and mayors , who this year will… Read more »

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) supports the demands of national minorities to vote

In response to the letter of the president of the parliamentary fraction of Rita Tamašunienė AWPL Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), observing elective processes in the countries… Read more »

Vilnius 1905: the Revolution, the elections and… bilingual signs!

In a few months the first direct mayor elections will take place in Vilnius. Among the candidates there is also a representative of the Polish society. We keep saying that… Read more »

Butkevičius: the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania wants to spread chaos

The Prime Minister of Lithuania Algirdas Butkevičius does not understand what is the purpose of some action of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania “We have the information from… Read more »

EAPL raises in popularity

Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania (EAPL) raises in popularity after its success in the election. According to the poll published today by Spinter Research, if the parliamentary election was… Read more »

A Pole as the Mayor of Vilnius, everything is possible. The parliament put into effect the direct election of mayors

After the ten years long discussion about direct election of mayors the parliament finally put them into effect. After having signed the act by the President of Lithuania, the direct… Read more »

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