President of the Republic of Lithuania

Lithuania will contribute to tackling migrant influx
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending a special meeting of the European Council to discuss measures to curb the influx of migrants. The meeting is called to address as a matter of urgency the increased flows of illegal migration and the ongoing tragedies in the Mediterranean.
Dalia Grybauskaitė presented with Moldova’s highest state decoration
President Dalia Grybauskaitė was awarded Moldova’s highest state decoration – the Order of the Republic of Moldova – for her personal contribution to the development of the Moldovan-Lithuanian relations and for continued support to the efforts of Moldova's European integration. The award has been presented by Moldovan President Nicolae Timofti.
Lithuania supports Moldova’s European choice
President Dalia Grybauskaitė held a meeting with President Nicolae Timofti of Moldova. In the run-up to the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga, the Presidents of Lithuania and Moldova discussed Moldova’s progress in implementing important European reforms and the strengthening of bilateral economic and political relations. “Moldova, just like Ukraine, is under external political and economic pressures today. Therefore, it needs wide-ranging support in maintaining its European choice and territorial integrity, dealing with the frozen conflict in Transnistria, and implementing European reform
The President welcomed participants of OSCE/UN conference
President Dalia Grybauskaitė welcomed the participants of the conference organized by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and the United Nations. The focus of discussions at the conference is on women’s role in promoting international peace and security. The President who is also Chair of the Council of Women World Leaders has underlined that women’s active participation in the resolution of armed conflicts is important for restoring peace and strengthening international security.
Dalia Grybauskaitė met with OSCE Secretary General
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Lamberto Zannier. The OSCE Secretary General has arrived in Lithuania to attend the OSCE/UN conference held under the patronage of the President. The focus of the conference is on women’s role in promoting international peace and security.

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The President to commemorate the end of World War II in Poland

2015-05-06

On Thursday, May 7, President Dalia Grybauskaitė will travel to Gdansk. The President and other European leaders will attend events commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. The President will pay a visit to Westerplatte where the first WWII battle in Europe took place in 1939. She will lay flowers at the Westerplatte Monument in memory of the coast defenders. At the European Solidarity Centre in Gdansk, the President together with other European heads of state and famous historians will participate in discussions on the legacy of World War II and its lessons for Europe today.

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the Federal Chancellor of Austria on his 55th birthday

2015-05-04

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Federal Chancellor Werner Faymann of the Republic of Austria on his 55th birthday. In a message of congratulations, the President expressed her deepest respect to the Chancellor and reaffirmed Lithuania’s commitment to work together with Austria in promoting solidarity, stability and prosperity of the European Union.

The President congratulated Latvia on national day

2015-05-04

On behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Andris Bērziņš of the Republic of Latvia on national holiday – the twenty fifth anniversary of the restoration of Latvia’s independence. According to the President, friendly relations between Lithuania and Latvia have been maintained for almost one hundred years now and we can be proud of the strong good-neighborly bond connecting us, the special sisterly ties between our nations that are based on mutual support and understanding, the Baltic culture and common historical experience.

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated Poland’s President on May 3rd Constitution Day

2015-05-03

On behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Bronisław Komorowski of Poland on the occasion of Poland’s national holiday – May 3rd Constitution Day. The President underlined that the Lithuanian-Polish Constitution of May 3 – adopted in 1791 – symbolized the wish of our two nations to foster strong statehood traditions based on the ideals of freedom and democracy. “The serious historical challenges that Lithuania and Poland faced revealed the true value of freedom and democracy. Therefore, today we cannot stand indifferent when threats are once again leveled against sovereign nations and their right to decide their own future and when...

The President congratulated Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the arrival of her great grandchild

2015-05-02

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the people of the United Kingdom on the birth of the daughter of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. “I extend my congratulations to you and the people of your country on such a joyful occasion. May the little one grow strong and may her family be happy and healthy,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the King of the Netherlands on national day

2015-04-27

On behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended sincere congratulations to King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands on the occasion of national holiday – King’s Day. “Our two countries, united by common values and goals, are very close partners and allies in the European Union and NATO. I am pleased to note that we address newly emerging economic, political and security challenges in the spirit of solidarity and mutual understanding. In Lithuania, we highly value your country’s contribution to maintaining peace in the Baltic states region,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

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Meeting with the President of the Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists, Robertas Dargis (Presidential Palace, S. Daukanto a. 3)

The President attends commemorative events to mark the end of World War II (Poland)

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