Sabatauskas, Palionis join race for leadership of SocDems
Julius Sabatauskas, Gintautas Paluckas
Lithuanian MPs Julius Sabatauskas and Andrius Palionis on Friday announced plans of running for leadership of the ruling Lithuanian Social Democratic Party.
"After hearing encouragement from my peers across Lithuania to run for chairman of the Social Democratic Party, I take the challenge," Sabatauskas said in a letter to the Social Democrats.
Meanwhile, Palionis accentuated the need for dialogue and pledged to reinforce the link between the pa