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State visit to Poland: consolidation of achieved results
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Polish President Andrzej Duda. The President of Lithuania is in Poland on a two day state visit to consolidate the results achieved over the past ten years, take stock of the work done and set the guidelines for future cooperation. This year marks the 450th anniversary of the Union of Lublin – which places a symbolic emphasis on the timing of the visit.
Address by President Dalia Grybauskaitė at the three Baltic flags raising ceremony in Daukanto Square
This February 16 is more beautiful and sunny than ever before. It means that the next one hundred years of our restored statehood will also be greatly encouraging: free and independent for all Lithuanians. February 16 means an independent state, independent people and independent citizens – all those who know the price of freedom, treasure their history and cherish national memory.
Message of greetings from President Dalia Grybauskaitė for the celebration of February 16
Dear Fellow Lithuanians, Lithuania is into the second one hundred years of restored statehood on its centuries-long timeline. Let us mark February 16 as a celebration of freedom and liberation!
The Presidentė met with the king of opera Plácido Domingo
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the world-renowned opera tenor, Plácido Domingo, who is currently visiting Lithuania. The President thanked Plácido Domingo for his exceptional gift to the Lithuanian audience: a special concert on February 16 at Žalgirio Arena in Kaunas, and presented him with the Lithuanian tricolor flag.
Lithuanian and German cooperation strengthens European security
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen at the Great Lithuanian Hetman Jonušas Radvila Training Regiment in Rukla.

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State visit to Poland: consolidation of achieved results

2019-02-21

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Polish President Andrzej Duda. The President of Lithuania is in Poland on a two day state visit to consolidate the results achieved over the past ten years, take stock of the work done and set the guidelines for future cooperation. This year marks the 450th anniversary of the Union of Lublin – which places a symbolic emphasis on the timing of the visit. According to the President, even in those distant times, the Lithuanian and Polish nations knew very well that their survival was possible only through unity in the face of geopolitical challenges. Today, Lithuania and Poland are close neighbors, committed EU partners and NATO allies working together to ensure the security and well-being of their people.

The President gave the green light to criminal proceedings against eight senior judges

2019-02-20

Acting in accordance with the Constitution, the Law on Courts and taking into account the proposal submitted by Prosecutor General Evaldas Pašilis, President Dalia Grybauskaitė signed decrees consenting to criminal proceedings, detention and custodial measures against eight judges and suspending their mandates until relevant pre-trial decisions or court judgments come into effect. Judges Viktoras Kažys, Konstantinas Gurinas and Valdimaras Bavėjanas from the Court of Appeal, judge Egidijus Laužikas from the Supreme Court, judge Henrichas Jaglinskis from the Vilnius Regional Court, judge Arūnas Kaminskas from...

Address by President Dalia Grybauskaitė at the three Baltic flags raising ceremony in Daukanto Square

2019-02-16

This February 16 is more beautiful and sunny than ever before. It means that the next one hundred years of our...

Message of greetings from President Dalia Grybauskaitė for the celebration of February 16

2019-02-16

Dear Fellow Lithuanians, Lithuania is into the second one hundred years of restored statehood on its...

The Presidentė met with the king of opera Plácido Domingo

2019-02-15

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the world-renowned opera tenor, Plácido Domingo, who is currently visiting...

Creative solutions to Brexit discussed during conversation with Theresa May

2019-02-15

President Dalia Grybauskaitė spoke by phone with British Prime Minister Theresa May. The call took place at the U.K Prime Minister’s initiative and focused on the current Brexit situation. President Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that it was very important for the British political forces to reach a consensus and decide on the model of relationship with the European Union. According to the President, as the official exit date of March 29 approaches, clarity is necessary for both: the European countries and the British people and businesses.

February 16: messages of congratulation from all over the world

2019-02-15

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received messages of congratulations from world leaders on February 16, Independence Day, wishing the people of Lithuania concord, peace and prosperity. Recalling his Apostolic Journey of last September to Lithuania, Pope Francis extended cordial greetings and best wishes to the Lithuanian people. “I pray that all Lithuanians may continue to promote the values of justice, solidarity and peace, and I gladly invoke the abundant blessings of Almighty God upon the nation,” Pope Francis wrote in his message of congratulations.

The President will go to Poland for a state visit

2019-02-14

On February 21-22, President Dalia Grybauskaitė will go on a state visit to Poland where she will meet with the...

Lithuanian and German cooperation strengthens European security

2019-02-04

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen at the Great Lithuanian Hetman...

NATO’s enhanced forward presence: two years in Lithuania

2019-02-01

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will meet with German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen at the Great Lithuanian Hetman Jonušas Radvila Training Regiment in Rukla on Monday, February 4, at 13:00. The President and the German Defense Minister will discuss bilateral military cooperation and NATO’s further steps to ensure the effective security of Lithuania and the region. Lithuania and its allies are also working to strengthen air defense in the Baltic region so that NATO's reinforcements could arrive rapidly by air, sea and land, if necessary.

The President received letters of credence from Korean ambassador

2019-01-30

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received letters of credence from the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, Mira Sun....

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