Disinfo: Lithuanian gays interfered in Polish elections


Lithuanian gays interfered in Polish elections on 13 October.


There is no evidence that the LGBT+ community in Lithuania interfered in the Polish parliamentary elections.

The Lithuanian and Polish LGBT+ organizations have criticised the Lithuanian prime minister's idea to nominate Jarosław Kaczyński, the leader of Poland's conservative Law and Justice party, for a top state award. These critics cannot be considered as interference in the electoral process in Poland.

This is a recurring pro-Kremlin narrative about the LGBT+.


  • Reported in: Issue 168
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 11/10/2019
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Lithuania, Poland
  • Keywords: Jarosław Kaczynski, election meddling, Elections, LGBT
  • Outlet: Sputnik Lithuania
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