President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President congratulated Germany on national day of unity

2019-10-03

Friday, October 3, Vilnius President Gitanas Nausėda extended congratulations on behalf of the Lithuanian people to Federal President Frank Walter Steinmeier of Germany on Unity day and wished continued success and prosperity of the country.

In his message of congratulations, the President said that the reunification of the Germany 29 years ago remained a meaningful example of the victory of freedom and democracy, inspiring other nations of the world to seek independence and democracy.

“I am delighted that the bilateral relations between Lithuania and Germany are as strong as ever. We are allies and partners. We are like-minded members of the European Union, and we address common challenges together aiming to ensure the well-being and security of the entire continent,” said the President.

The President recalled the meeting with the German leader earlier this year that inspired to further develop dialogue based on mutual trust and shared values on all issues relevant to the two countries as well as Europe, and continue strengthening the unity of the Community.

According to the President, Lithuania highly valued Germany’s significant contribution to enhancing the effectiveness of NATO forces and is grateful for the personal contribution of President Frank Walter Steinmeier to the development of cooperation on security.

The President‘s Communication Group

Last updated 2019.10.04 09:46

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