President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Denmark on Constitution Day


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Queen Margrethe II on Denmark's national holiday, Constitution Day. The President underlined that Denmark was a key partner of Lithuania, with whom we maintained close bilateral cooperation ties and worked together in the European Union and NATO to protect the interests of our citizens. Dalia Grybauskaitė expressed her delight that the two countries stood in the same line on many continental and security issues, ready to address the emerging challenges in a responsible way.

Record large BALTOPS exercise for a reliable collective defense


President Dalia Grybauskaitė watched maritime-focused military exercise BALTOPS 18 from an American dock landing ship...

The President congratulated Italy on national day


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Sergio Mattarella of the Italian Republic on national day – Festa della Repubblica, and wished the people of Italy continued prosperity, unity and success. “Lithuania sees Italy as a key partner and ally in protecting the interests of our citizens, addressing the challenges faced by Europe and reinforcing security across the continent. Italy’s consistent efforts and commitment to European unity and regional security are very important and highly valued,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

The President will watch maritime-focused military exercise BALTOPS 18


President Dalia Grybauskaitė is watching a maritime-focused military exercise BALTOPS 18 on Monday, June 4. It is the annual U.S.-led exercise of NATO and partner countries in the Baltic Sea. The multinational exercise BALTOPS 18 is held in parallel with Thunder Storm 2018, the largest national exercise in the history of restored military of Lithuania, with participation of 9000 soldiers and other officials of national authorities. Simultaneously, the national exercise of Special Operations Forces Flaming Sword, U.S. exercise Saber Strike, and NATO exercise Steadfast Cobalt are organized.

Last updated 2019.07.11 10:47