2019.07.11 11:58

President-elect Nausėda vows to pay election debts from his own pocket

BNS2019.07.11 11:58

Lithuania's President-elect Gitanas Nauseda has on Wednesday vowed to pay his presidential election campaign debts, standing at 39,000 euros, from his personals funds.

"My 2018 income declaration shows I am capable of doing that," Nausėda said in a press conference on Wednesday.

During the election campaign, Nausėda declared assets worth 335,386 euros, 35,900 euros in cash and a loan of 137,300 euros.

Based on information provided by Nausėda, his election campaign spent 330,000 euros during the two presidential election rounds.