President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated elected President Sahle-Work Zewde of Ethiopia

2018-10-26

Friday, October 26, Vilnius – President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Sahle-Work Zewde, the newly elected President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, and wished her every success in performing the important and responsible duties of this position.

The President also wished that the trust given to the new President by the people would serve as a source of energy and determination to work for the benefit of Ethiopia and its people, to strengthen the dialogue and concord in the country and the region and contribute to ensuring overall security and welfare of people.

According to the President, Lithuania values economic progress and successful dialogue developed between the European Union and Ethiopia on topical regional issues such as peace, security and human rights and promotion of development. The President expressed hope that contacts between Lithuania and Ethiopia related to key matters on the bilateral agenda, joint economic activities of citizens and cooperation in the international organizations would consistently increase.

The President wished for the continued prosperity and peace of Ethiopia and its people.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2018.10.26 11:16

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