President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Switzerland on national day


Wednesday, 1 August, Vilnius – Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Alain Berset of the Swiss Confederation on National Day.

According to the President, Switzerland is an important partner of Lithuania and an exceptional partner of the European Union. Lithuania holds in high esteem the relations of trust, openness and respect. Both states have common goals to ensure national interests, citizens’ prosperity and security as well as to boost European growth and promote the development of science, innovations and innovative business.

Dalia Grybauskaitė underscored that it was highly important that alongside successful business relations and projects in education and research both countries found more cultural and historic links to share. According to the President, it once again reaffirms how close and interrelated European states are. Now, this heritage, shared experience and solid relations among people oblige fostering friendship and solidarity, protecting, strengthening and nurturing the democratic values that unite both countries and overcoming challenges together.

Dalia Grybauskaitė wished the President of Switzerland and the Swiss people every success and prosperity.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2018.08.06 11:11