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Published: 16 september 2019 16:29

Seimas elections 2020: “Farmers” and Social Democrat Labour to not compete in districts

Gediminas Kirkilas ir Ramūnas Karbauskis
Žygimanto Gedvilos / 15min nuotr. / Gediminas Kirkilas and Ramūnas Karbauskis

The leaders of the cooperating Lithuanian Farmer and Greens Union (LVŽS) and Lithuanian Social Democratic Labour Party (LSDDP) plan to only compete in the multi-mandate district in next year’s Seimas elections, while in single mandate districts they will coordinate candidates. It is expected that other coalition partners will not disregard such a plan as well.

LSDDP chairman Gediminas Kirkilas already expressed earlier that the coalition parties – the “Farmers”, Social Democrat Labour, Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania and “Order and Justice” should run with a single electoral roll.

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