President of the Republic of Lithuania

Presidents of Lithuania and Poland agree to contribute personally to implementing common energy projects

2012-02-16

Thursday, February 16, Vilnius - President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski currently visiting Lithuania on the occasion of the Day of Re-establishment of the State of Lithuania. Dalia Grybauskaitė thanked Bronislaw Komorowski for the congratulations from the Polish nation to the people of Lithuania. The Presidents also discussed the prospects for promoting bilateral cooperation, particularly in the fields of energy and security.

"Last year we agreed with the President of Poland to focus on bilateral cooperation. Today we have decided to contribute personally, on the highest level, to implementation of gas and power interconnection projects," President Dalia Grybauskaitė said.
She also offered Poland to join the Lithuanian-based Energy Security Center which aims to contribute to ensuring energy security and smart defense for all NATO allies.
Lithuania and Poland have agreed to coordinate the positions of the two countries in security policy and missile defense matters with a view to the forthcoming NATO Summit in Chicago this spring.

The Polish President participated in February 16 commemoration events at the invitation of President Dalia Grybauskaitė. 
Press Service of the President

Last updated 2012.02.16 15:03

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