State decoration presented to General Raymond T. Odierno, staunch supporter of Lithuanian defense
President Dalia Grybauskaitė presented the Cross of Commander of the Order for Merits to Lithuania to the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, General Raymond T. Odierno. Later on, they discussed the security situation in the region.
The state decoration was awarded to General Odierno by presidential decree on the occasion of the State Day of Lithuania for the promotion and development of bilateral relations and for exceptional merits in the military field.
The President congratulated Barack Obama on U.S. Independence Day
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf to...
The President received letters of credence from U.K. Ambassador
President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from British Ambassador Claire Lawrence.
As she welcomed...
The President received letters of credence from Belgian Ambassador
President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from Belgian Ambassador Colette Taquet.
The President congratulated Canada on national day
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to the Governor General of Canada, David Johnston, on the occasion of Canada Day.
“Today’s common challenges and newly emerging threats to security in Europe and the world have brought our two nations even closer together as committed allies and partners. I am delighted to note that we share the same position on key international and value-related issues – we are bound by a mutual viewpoint which serves as the basis for our bilateral relations and cooperation built on good understanding and trust,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.
The President outlined foreign policy objectives
President Dalia Grybauskaitė outlined key foreign policy objectives to Lithuanian ambassadors working in other...
The President extended condolences to Indonesia
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences to President Joko Widodo of Indonesia over the plane crash in the city of Medan.
“In this hour of grief, on behalf of the Lithuanian people and also on my own behalf, I would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the victims’ families and loved ones, and to the people of Indonesia,” the President wrote in her message of condolences.
Lithuanian and Croatian energy projects are important to the whole of Europe
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, on an official visit to Croatia, and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović opened...
Lithuania strengthens relations with Croatia
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, who is in Croatia for an official visit, met with the newly elected Croatian President,...
The President will make official visit to Croatia
President Dalia Grybauskaitė will be travelling to Croatia for a two day official visit on June 29-30, where she will...
Security of the region – common interest of Lithuania and the United States
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner to discuss...