President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President met with the leaders of Baltic and Frugal Four countries

2020-07-19

President Gitanas Nausėda is taking part in the European Council summit in Brussels. The third day of negotiations started with bilateral and multilateral meetings. Gitanas Nausėda met with the leaders of the Baltic States and the Frugal Four countries – Austria, Denmark, Netherlands and Sweden.

The meeting with Latvian and Estonian heads of government focused on direct agricultural payments to Baltic farmers. “We agreed to join efforts for the convergence of direct payments and larger payments to our farmers,” the President said.

During the meeting of the leaders of the Baltic States and the Frugal Four countries, views were exchanged on fair distribution of the recovery package and the EU’s next multiannual budget, the management and control and financing, as well as negotiating positions and arguments.

The President‘s Communication Group

Last updated 2020.07.19 20:03

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