Paksas

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Rolandas Paksas
... Rolandas Paksas ( pronunciation born 10 June 1956) is a Lithuanian politician who was President of Lithuania from 2003 to 2004 ... after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Paksas founded a construction company, Restako ... In May 1999, Paksas was appointed Prime Minister, but resigned five months later after a disagreement over privatisation ...
Rolandas Paksas - Political Career - President of Lithuania
... In the first round of elections, Paksas finished second with 19.7% of vote but, in the runoff, he gathered 54.9% ... campaign, and was given Lithuanian citizenship by Paksas' decree ... Paksas' connections were investigated by the Department of Security ...
Valdas Adamkus - Lithuanian Presidency, 1998–2003
... for re-election, but was unexpectedly defeated by Rolandas Paksas ... he had left, after the presidential scandal of 2003/2004, when his former rival Paksas was impeached and removed from office ... Paksas could not run for office again, because a ruling from Lithuania's Constitutional Court disallowed him from running for public office and he was, therefore, unable to register as a candidate ...
Rolandas Paksas - Political Career - Mayor of Vilnius and Prime Minister
... Paksas, a former member of Communist Party of Lithuania (LKP) and its successor leftist Democratic Labour Party (LDDP) in 1995 switched his political ... In 1997 Paksas was elected to Vilnius City Council and became the Mayor of the Vilnius city municipality ... Paksas also served as chairman of the Vilnius branch of the Homeland Union (Lithuanian Conservatives) ...
Rolandas Paksas - Post-impeachment Legal Proceedings
... Paksas expressed an intent to run in the June presidential election that was to replace him ... Following an appeal by Paksas supporters, the Constitutional Court of Lithuania ruled the amendment unconstitutional, holding instead that persons who had ... The District Court of Vilnius found Paksas not guilty of disclosing classified information (state secrets) ...