President of the Republic of Lithuania

Strategic partnership between the United States and the Baltic countries is reaffirmed
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden. The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vējonis, and the President of Estonia, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, also attended the meeting. According to the President, it is symbolic that this meeting takes place as Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia commemorate the 27th anniversary of the Baltic Way.
The country’s tricolor in the Olympics inspires the whole of Lithuania
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, currently at the Summer Olympic Games in Brazil, visited Lithuanian athletes in the Olympic Village. “The whole of Lithuania is proud that you are among the planet’s strongest athletes – honorable, clean and combative Lithuanian Olympians who are ready to prove that athletes from a small country can also beat their rivals from the most powerful states. You got to the Olympics through your hard work and mastery. This is also the accomplishment of excellent coaches, sports federations and all the people who have supported you,” the President said.
The President met with world leaders at the opening of the Olympic Games
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is taking part in the official events of the 31st Summer Olympic Games. The President together with world leaders attended an official reception hosted by Brazil’s Vice-President who is currently the country’s Acting President.
The President congratulated Barack Obama on his birthday anniversary
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Barack Obama of the United States of America on his 55th birthday.
Lithuania and Croatia: strategic partners in implementing energy projects
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, who is on an official visit to Lithuania. Later in the day, after their meeting in the Presidential palace, the two presidents will attend the opening ceremony of the Croatian Embassy in Vilnius.President Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that Lithuania and Croatia were linked by strong political and economic ties and both countries held close positions on key EU and NATO issues.

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The President extended congratulations to Ukraine on Independence Day

2016-08-24

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Petro Poroshenko on the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence Day. “Twenty five years ago, the people of Ukraine decided unanimously to create an independent state. You need to preserve this unity as you address and overcome the challenges faced by your country because that is the only way you will be able to continue walking down resolutely the path of reforms, build transparent institutions and deliver the aspirations of future generations to live in a modern and prosperous Ukraine,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations

Strategic partnership between the United States and the Baltic countries is reaffirmed

2016-08-23

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden. The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vējonis,...

The President will meet U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden

2016-08-22

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will travel to Riga to meet with the U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden. The President of...

Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Lithuanian Ambassador to Finland

2016-08-22

President Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Valdemaras Sarapinas, Lithuanian Ambassador to Finland....

The President extended condolences over the terror attack in Turkey

2016-08-21

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended her deepest condolences to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey over the terror attack in the city of Gaziantep that killed dozens of innocent people. “We strongly condemn such brutal and unjustifiable act of violence. In this hour of great pain and sorrow, we wish the victims’ families and the people of Turkey strength and consolidation,” the President wrote in her message of condolences.

The President congratulated Estonia on the 25th anniversary of the restoration of independence

2016-08-20

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended most cordial congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian...

The President congratulated Afghanistan on Independence Day

2016-08-19

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the anniversary of Afghanistan’s Independence Day. In her message of congratulations, the President emphasized that today Afghanistan was tackling the tasks of strengthening the state, boosting the economy and ensuring national unity and security – which were difficult but very important for the people of Afghanistan. According to Dalia Grybauskaitė, brutal and unjustifiable terrorist attacks remind us about the difficulty...

The President congratulated Indonesia on national day

2016-08-17

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Joko Widodo of the Republic of Indonesia on the occasion of Indonesia’s Independence Day. In her message of congratulations, the President emphasized bilateral relations between Lithuania and Indonesia that were growing stronger, collaboration between the two countries in international organizations and the successfully developed dialogue between the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

The President congratulated South Korea on national day

2016-08-15

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to...

The President congratulated Singapore on national day

2016-08-09

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Dr. Tony Tan Keng Yam of the Republic of Singapore on national day. According to the President, the successfully developed multilateral cooperation and dialogue between the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will open up more opportunities for the people of Lithuania and Singapore to develop bilateral initiatives. Dalia Grybauskaitė would like to believe that the common interests of citizens – newly discovered in business, science, education, culture, and...

The country’s tricolor in the Olympics inspires the whole of Lithuania

2016-08-06

President Dalia Grybauskaitė, currently at the Summer Olympic Games in Brazil, visited Lithuanian athletes in the...

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