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Seimas moves to impeach Lithuanian MP over links with Russian displomats

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Lithuanian parliamentarians have collected 44 signatures to initiate impeachment proceedings against MP Irina Rozova over her undisclosed ties with Russian diplomats. “There is sufficient reason to conclude that Rozova was probably not open and honest [and] deliberately tried to conceal her ties with representatives of Russia’s diplomatic corps […] from the State Security Department’s officials,” MP Laurynas Kasčiūnas, one of the initiators, told BNS. The motion was signed by Ramūnas…

Lithuanian intelligence investigated MP with Russia-links for years

Thursday, October 10, 2019

The Lithuanian parliament’s security committee (NSGK) has received enough information from the State Security Department (VSD) to conduct a parliamentary investigation into MP Irina Rozova’s alleged ties with Russia, the panel’s chairman said on Wednesday.  “The information we have now received is certainly sufficient to launch an investigation,” Dainius Gaižauskas told reporters after the first part of the committee’s meeting that was held behind closed doors. According to him, NSGK members…