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The EU approved action plan against disinformation
The European Council approved the action plan against disinformation and urged to put it into effect so that elections to the European Parliament next year are free, fair and secure.
EU countries presented their positions on the budget
The European Council has launched discussions on the EU's multiannual financial framework for 2021-2027. President Dalia Grybauskaitė and other European leaders presented their positions on the Commission's initial proposal for the next long-term budget.
Order of Malta’s gratitude and appreciation – a significant acknowledgment of all the people of Lithuania
President Dalia Grybauskaitė received a personal certificate of appreciation from the Grand Master of the Order of Malta Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre Del Tempio Di Sanguinetto for her highly esteemed contribution over the years to the excellent cooperation between Lithuania and the Order of Malta and her tireless support to the social care activities.
Supporting Ukraine is within Lithuania’s security interests
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine. The purpose of the President’s visit to Kyiv is to demonstrate support to Ukraine. It is the first visit of a country leader after Russia’s illegal seizure of Ukraine’s naval ships in the Kerch Strait.
Exclusive award to the President from the people of Ukraine
President Dalia Grybauskaitė received an exclusive civil society award in Kyiv for her committed support to the people of Ukraine.

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The EU approved action plan against disinformation

2018-12-14

The European Council approved the action plan against disinformation and urged to put it into effect so that elections to the European Parliament next year are free, fair and secure. President Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that EU member states would be able to fight effectively disinformation from unfriendly countries only if they acted together; therefore, Lithuania supported the action plan. The Commission and the European External Action Service proposed to establish a rapid reaction system at the European level, which would allow EU countries to respond to disinformation in a coordinated manner, to share information and to ensure swift reaction to any disruptive interference in the democratic election process.

EU countries presented their positions on the budget

2018-12-13

The European Council has launched discussions on the EU's multiannual financial framework for 2021-2027. President...

The President is leaving for the European Council

2018-12-12

Tomorrow, on December 13, President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Brussels to attend the European Council summit....

The President extended condolences over terror attack in Strasbourg

2018-12-12

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended her heartfelt condolences to French President Emmanuel Macron over the loss of lives and injuries in a shooting attack at Christmas Market in Strasbourg. “The holiday spirit of peace in Strasbourg and across France has been overshadowed by extreme brutality that cannot be justified,” the President wrote in her message of condolences.

Order of Malta’s gratitude and appreciation – a significant acknowledgment of all the people of Lithuania

2018-12-10

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received a personal certificate of appreciation from the Grand Master of the Order of...

Supporting Ukraine is within Lithuania’s security interests

2018-12-07

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine. The purpose of the President’s visit...

Exclusive award to the President from the people of Ukraine

2018-12-07

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received an exclusive civil society award in Kyiv for her committed support to the...

The President congratulated the President of Malta on her birthday anniversary

2018-12-07

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta, on her birthday anniversary. The President emphasized that Maltese President celebrated her personal jubilee as a deeply committed leader who had earned the trust and respect of the Maltese people and fellow colleagues through responsible work and genuine principles. According to Dalia Grybauskaitė, during the term in office of President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, overall cooperation between the two countries within the European Union as well as bilateral ties and bonds of friendship have become...

The President congratulated Finland on independence anniversary

2018-12-06

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Sauli Niinistö and all the people of Finland on independence anniversary. According to the President, the role of Finland as a close nation and an important partner state of Lithuania is ever growing. Lithuania values close dialogue on bilateral and regional issues as well as on European matters. The President expressed hope, that shared interests and aspirations to ensure civil rights and freedom of people and welfare and security of the states will continue to strengthen comprehensive development of bilateral relations as well as...

The President honored the memory of George H. W. Bush

2018-12-04

President Dalia Grybauskaitė signed the Book of Condolences to honor the memory of the 41st President of the United...

The President to visit Ukraine

2018-12-04

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will travel to Ukraine on Thursday, December 7. The purpose of the President’s visit is to support Ukraine at this time of tension and to take part in the 11th meeting of the Council of Presidents of Ukraine and Lithuania. The Lithuanian President will meet with President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine in Kyiv to discuss the security situation in eastern Ukraine and the Sea of Azov. Support to Ukraine under huge pressure from Russian aggression will be one of the key topics as well as Lithuania’s options for facilitating international response to Russia’s open military actions in...

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