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Losing liberty for coronavirus security

By Robert van Voren on Thursday, March 26, 2020

The harsh response to the  coronavirus   pandemic could challenge the already frail liberal democracies, writes Professor Robert van Voren, the director of the Andrei Sakharov Research Centre for Democratic Development at Vytautas Magnus University. Our response to the coronavirus pandemic reminds of the Iraq war, writes Robert van Voren, a professor at Vytautas Magnus University – we come a little late, but then jump into it with full force…

After losing majority, Lithuania’s ruling bloc to decide on next steps

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

The council of Lithuania’s three-party government coalition is meeting on Tuesday to discuss the performance of Transport and Communications Minister Jaroslav Narkevič and decide on the future of the ruling bloc. The council will address the issue from “a much broader” perspective, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis told reporters on the eve of the meeting. “We want the minister to give a report on the work he has done, and [we…