Labor Democrats: Conservatives should quit

  • 1999-10-21
VILNIUS (BNS) - The opposition Labor Democratic Party says it backs Prime Minister Rolandas Paksas' refusal to sign a deal with the U.S. energy company Williams International and is calling for the Conservative Party to resign from the government.Ceslovas Jursenas, the Labor Democratic leader, said the Conservatives have "damaged Lithuania's prestige."Paksas, although a member of the Conservative Party that brokered the deal with the American company, said it would place too much of a financial burden on Lithuania.Jursenas said the Labor Democrats support Paksas' "resolve to look straight i...
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