RSS Lithuania’s Foreign Minister expresses his condolences over fire victims in Japan
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs »
On July 18, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius in a letter to Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono expressed his condolences over the dozens of deaths in the Kyoto city fire.
EU involvement and support play important role in helping Moldova to keep on its European path, says L. Linkevičius in Brussels
Multilateral Relations » European Union »
On 15 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius participated in the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. Ministers discussed migration, the situation in Iraq, Iran, the Central African Republic, and Moldova.
Foreign Ministry summons representative of Russian Embassy, expresses protest
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On 11 July, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania summoned a representative of the Russian Embassy and expressed a protest over the decision by the Russian Federation’s Western Military District to fire gun salutes to mark the anniversary of occupation of Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, this Saturday, and Kaunas on 1 August.
Foreign Minister bids farewell to outgoing Latvian Ambassador
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On 9 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the outgoing Latvian Ambassador to Lithuania Einars Semanis.
Faina Kukliansky receives Lithuania’s Diplomacy Star
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On 5 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius conferred the Foreign Ministry’s award of honor – Lithuania’s Diplomacy Star – on Faina Kukliansky, Chair of the Jewish (Litvak) Community of Lithuania.
Foreign Minister thanks Japanese guests for their exceptional attention to Lithuania
Bilateral Relations » Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs »
On 5 July in Vilnius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the Governor of Gifu Prefecture in Japan Hajime Furuta. The Japanese official will receive the state award from the hands of the President of Lithuania during a solemn ceremony on 6 July.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister congratulates United States of America on Independence Day
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs » Speeches, Statements »
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius congratulated the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and all the people of the country on America's Independence Day.
L. Linkevičius meets with Canadian Foreign Minister
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs » Multilateral Relations »
On 2 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland. The Foreign Ministers discussed the strengthening of bilateral ties between Lithuania and Canada, and growing economic cooperation between the countries.
Foreign Minister L. Linkevičius visits Canada, meets with President of Ukraine
Bilateral Relations » Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion »
On 2 July in Canada, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The meeting took place on the margins of the third Ukraine Reform Conference in Toronto.
Ambassador A. Kumža awarded Lithuania's Diplomacy Star
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On 28 June, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius conferred Lithuania's Diplomacy Star on the President of the Lithuanian Ambassadors' Club Algirdas Kumža.