Lithuanian Poles are a state asset, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda says, adding that issue of ethnic discrimination is being raised artificially "to pursue narrow political interests".
In a Facebook post on January 22, Nauseda said "we share long years of common history and fight for freedom" with the Polish nation.
"Poles in Lithuania, just as other nations living here, have made and continue making a significant contribution to building a modern, open and strong state of Lithuania. They are Lithuania's assets and I h...
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