President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President and the Pope discussed Lithuanian and European challenges


President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Pope Francis, who is on a state visit to Lithuania, discussed issues of importance...

Pope Francis arrives in Lithuania


President Dalia Grybauskaitė welcomed Pope Francis who arrived on a state and apostolic visit to Lithuania. The Holy...

The President congratulated Bulgaria on independence anniversary


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Rumen Radev on the 110 anniversary of Bulgaria's independence. The President underlined that the dialogue between Lithuania and Bulgaria as well as extensive people-to-people contacts were growing stronger with ever more joint initiatives and beneficial business projects on the go. She pointed out that bilateral cooperation, inter-societal relations and mutual trust had grown and deepened in the years of working together in the European Union and NATO.

The President offered condolences over ferry disaster in Tanzania


President Dalia Grybauskaitė offered condolences to the Tanzanian people over the loss of many lives in a tragic ferry disaster on Lake Victoria. “In the face of this tragedy, may I wish strength and fortitude to the victims’ families and loved ones as well as solidarity and unity for your country in continued search for survivors”, the President wrote in her message of condolences.

The President's gift to the Pope: Freedom Bell


President Dalia Grybauskaitė will present Pope Francis, who will be visiting Lithuania, with a gift: the Freedom Bell...

Rescuers of Jews – great lesson of humanity


President Dalia Grybauskaitė awarded the Life Saving Cross to Lithuanian citizens who risked their lives and the...

The President congratulated Malta on Independence Day


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, President of the Republic of Malta on Independence Day. According to the President, Lithuania values the increasingly expanding cooperation between Lithuania and Malta in dealing with the most important continental issues, defending common positions in the EU, developing bilateral dialogue, economic relations and friendly people-to-people contacts.

Chaotic Brexit must be avoided


The informal European Council summit hosted by Austria, which currently holds the EU presidency, has Brexit and EU...

Lasting European solutions needed to fight illegal migration


European leaders who have gathered for an informal summit in the fourth largest Austrian city of Salzburg are...

European leaders will seek long-term solutions to critical EU problems


President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Salzburg to attend an informal European Council meeting, which will focus...

Last updated 2019.07.11 10:47