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The President congratulated Austria on national day

2021-10-26

On Tuesday, President Gitanas Nausėda extended congratulations to President Alexander Van der Bellen and all the people of Austria on national day.

In his message of congratulations, the President emphasized that Lithuania valued cooperation – based on mutual understanding and respect – with Austria in the European Union and in international organizations. 

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your country's support and assistance to Lithuania in dealing with the illegal migration crisis. Austria was one of the first to respond to Lithuania’s request for help,” Gitanas Nausėda wrote in his message of congratulations.

The President expressed his hope that relations between Lithuania and Austria would gain new momentum in the areas of economy, climate change, culture, institutional and development cooperation.

The President‘s Communication Group

Last updated 2021.10.26 10:20

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