President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President congratulated Italy on national day


Sunday, June 2, Vilnius President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Sergio Mattarella of Italy on the occasion of national holiday – Festa della Repubblica.

“We highly value the consistent strengthening of comprehensive cooperation between Lithuania and Italy both on bilateral level as well as in the coordination of positions on important EU and NATO matters. I have no doubt that successful top-level bilateral visits enhanced the friendly contacts of our people and formed the basis for their further development”, said the President in the message of congratulations.

According to the President, flourishing relations among the people of Lithuania and Italy in many areas contribute significantly to the political agenda and further fostering of relations between the states. We are proud of the great Italian exhibitions as well as the exhibitions featuring shared cultural heritage of Italy and Lithuania. We are also very happy with the Golden Lion award the Venice Biennale this year.

The President wished the President and all the people of Italy continued success, concord, and prosperity.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2019.06.03 08:08