President of the Republic of Lithuania

Dalia Grybauskaitė spoke on the phone with the President-elect of Ukraine

2014-05-26
Monday, May 26, Vilnius - President Dalia Grybauskaitė spoke on the phone with the President-elect of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko. 

The Lithuanian head of state and the President-elect of Ukraine congratulated each other on the victory in presidential elections held last Sunday in Lithuania and Ukraine.

President Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Ukrainian people on participation in democratic and open elections and wished the President-elect success in discharging the responsible duties of his position, restoring peace and stabilizing the situation in Ukraine. 

Petro Poroshenko thanked for Lithuania's consistent support to Ukraine. He said that Lithuania's principled stance and the process started at the Vilnius Summit enabled democratic elections in Ukraine. 

The President of Lithuania plans to attend the inauguration of Petro Poroshenko scheduled for the beginning of June. 

After proclaiming Ukraine's independence, the head of state was for the first time elected in the first round of elections.
Press Service of the President

Last updated 2014.05.26 11:53

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