President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Estonia on national day

2016-02-24

Wednesday, February 24, Vilnius – On behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on the 98th anniversary of Estonia’s Declaration of Independence.

“During the past twenty five years, Estonia has travelled an impressive road, creating a strong, prosperous and forward state for its people. There is no doubt that the cornerstone of Estonia is the will and resolve of Estonians to live in freedom and democracy,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

According to Dalia Grybauskaitė, Lithuania and Estonia are co-thinkers bound by loyalty to the same ideals as well as fellow travellers on a path that brought them back to the family of independent nations. The President emphasized that today the two countries were justly proud of being full members of the European and transatlantic communities.

Dalia Grybauskaitė wished the Estonian President and the people of his country a happy celebration.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2016.02.24 14:43

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