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The President congratulated the President-elect of Ukraine

2019-04-22

April 22, Monday, Vilnius − President Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated Volodymyr Zelensky on his victory in the presidential election.

According to the President, Ukraine and its people had to deal with a number of challenges over the recent years but they still demonstrated great determination, dedication, and spiritual strength in defending their country and its freedom as well as aspiring for a strong and pro-European country.

The President believes that great trust expressed by the Ukrainian people was a substantial commitment to responsibly enhance welfare of the country and its people as well as consolidate the country by uniting its people in the strive for peace, security and independence of Ukraine.

The President reiterated the reassurance that Lithuania and its people would always be reliable allies of Ukrainians and support continued development of comprehensive relations between Ukraine and Europe, and the trans-Atlantic community.

President Grybauskaitė wished the President-elect continued success and wisdom in performing the important duties of the position and working for the benefit of the Ukrainian people as well as fortitude, unity, peace, and prosperity to all the people of Ukraine.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2019.04.23 08:33

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