VILNIUS – Lithuania's Interior Minister Rita Tamasuniene has disqualified herself from any decision-making related to the distribution of EU funds for the Vilnius region where she resides.
"Since the minister lives in the Vilnius region, she decided to disqualify herself to avoid any potential conflicts of private and public interests," Bozena Zaborovska-Zdanovic, an adviser to the minister, told BNS. "We want everything to be clear and transparent."
On Wednesday, Tamasuniene handed in her request to be disqualified "f...
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