President of the Republic of Lithuania

Rights of European people must be defended in every country

2016-06-29

President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended an informal meeting of 27 EU heads of state or government which focused on...

The President extended condolences over the attack at Istanbul airport

2016-06-29

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey over the brutal attack at Istanbul Atatürk airport, which killed dozens of people and left more than one hundred injured. “We strongly condemn this despicable and unjustifiable act of violence against innocent people and stand in solidarity with the Turkish nation that is facing the threat of terrorism,” the President wrote in her message of condolences.

It is necessary to adequately prepare for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU

2016-06-28

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending a European Council meeting which focuses on the future of the EU following...

Joint focus of EU and NATO leaders on European security

2016-06-28

European Union leaders who have gathered in Brussels met with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss how...

The President will attend a European Council meeting

2016-06-27

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Brussels to attend the European Council on 28–29 June. After the British people voted to leave the European Union, leaders will discuss the future of UK-EU relations. EU heads of state or government will also meet with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss EU-NATO cooperation. On Wednesday, 29 June, leaders from 27 EU countries will discuss preparations for negotiations on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU and how to boost people’s confidence in the European Union. The European Council will also hold talks on measures to tackle the migration crisis and on...

The future of the EU lies in unity

2016-06-27

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the ambassadors of EU countries accredited to Lithuania. This is a traditional...

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the President-elect of Iceland

2016-06-26

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President-elect Guðni Jóhannesson of the Republic of Iceland. Dalia Grybauskaitė emphasized that Lithuania and Iceland were bound by a special friendship, close people-to-people contacts and mutual support. “I firmly believe that the trust given to you by the people of Iceland will be a source of strength for you in realizing the established goals, defending the interests of your citizens and strengthening the unity of your country. I would like to take the opportunity to wish all the people of Iceland prosperity and happiness,” the President wrote...

The President congratulated Slovenia on Statehood Day

2016-06-25

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Borut Pahor of Slovenia and the people of his country as they celebrate the twenty fifth anniversary of Slovenia’s Statehood Day. This year marks the twenty fifth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Lithuania and Slovenia. According to the President, over this period Lithuania and Slovenia have successfully consolidated and given a true meaning to their statehood through determined efforts to ensure the general good and security of their people.

The President congratulated the Order of Malta on the Feast of St. John the Baptist

2016-06-24

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

The President congratulated the Grand Duke of Luxembourg on national day

2016-06-23

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg on national holiday. “We highly value close cooperation between Lithuania and Luxembourg on urgent issues of the European agenda as well as common goals of strengthening the unity of Europe and boosting its economic growth and prosperity. We are delighted by the steadily expanding bilateral ties in defense and security,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

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