President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President congratulated Austria on National day

2019-10-26

President Gitanas Nausėda congratulated President Alexander Van der Bellen of Austria on National day.

“I welcome the cooperation between Lithuania and Austria, based on common values at the level of bilateral relations as well as in the context of relations in the European Union. We share similar approach to many EU issues, and by working together, we can effectively address the challenges of our region and thus contribute not only to the well-being of our citizens but also to the well-being of all Europeans”, said the President in the message of congratulations.

According to the President, Lithuania valued Austria’s contribution to the security of the whole region, addressing nuclear safety issues and active participation in PESCO projects. The people of Lithuania and Austria increasingly cooperate in education, science, culture, business and tourism. The President expressed hope that next year’s events dedicated to cooperation between Lithuania and Salzburg would further strengthen bilateral relations and open the way for new initiatives.

The President‘s Communication Group

Last updated 2019.10.28 11:25

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