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Lithuanian MPs call on EU to sanction Belarusian government

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A group of Lithuanian politicians have called on the EU to impose sanctions on the Belarusian government, responsible for the ongoing repression of the opposition and media in the run-up to the presidential election. The letter, published on Wednesday, was signed by Gediminas Kirkilas and Juozas Bernatonis, chairs of the Lithuanian parliamentary Committees on European and Foreign Affairs, opposition leader Gabrielius Landsbergis, Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen, leader of the Liberal Movements, and…