Nauseda calls EU's EUR 200 mln emigration compensation major achievement for Lithuania

  • 2020-02-24
  • BNS/TBT Staff
VILNIUS – Almost 200 million euros in emigration compensation, stipulated in the EU draft budget for Lithuania, should remain irrespective of the outcome of the negotiations, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said after the EU summit in Brussels where leaders failed to agree on the 2021-2027 budget. "Our argument on depopulation has reached the hearts and minds of Brussels specialists, and because of that we now have almost 200 million euros more," Nauseda told journalists on Friday night. "I believe that achievement will not go anywhere as it has ...
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