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The President congratulated Switzerland on national day


President Gitanas Nausėda extended congratulations to President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga on national day.

According to the President, Lithuania and Switzerland enjoy good bilateral relations as well as close cooperation in international organizations. Lithuania and Switzerland are like-minded committed partners – which is best illustrated by the shared approach to key issues on the international agenda.

“I would like to take the opportunity to thank Switzerland for the effective Lithuanian-Swiss Cooperation Programme aimed at reducing economic and social differences in the European Union and I hope that we will continue our collaborative work in this area. There is still considerable space for the development of mutually beneficial people-to-people contacts in science and culture”, the President said in the message of congratulations.

The President wished the President and the people of the Swiss Confederation good health, continued success and prosperity.

The President‘s Communication Group

Last updated 2020.08.01 07:18