Lithuanian delegate to the European Commission, Social Democrat Vytenis Povilas Andriukaitis says that the Social Democrat party is in a deep crisis after the elections. He is critical of the choice of ministries by the party and says that the Social Democrats should focus on the ministries of social security, education and healthcare.
“These elections have displayed that we are in a deep crisis. The crisis of Social Democracy is clear and I urge to consider the lessons, why our voters have turned from us so. Secondly in this situation it is not an option to disregard the nation’s verdict. The verdict was clear – the majo