President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Turkish leader on national day


Monday, October 29, Vilnius - President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Turkish President Abdullah Gül on national holiday celebrating the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey.

"Turkey has always played a very important role in ensuring the security and stability of the Middle East region. Your country's efforts and contribution continue to be vitally important today; therefore I would like to wish you much strength and resolve as you work towards the peaceful development of the region. Mr. President, I am convinced that strengthening cooperation between Lithuania and Turkey on security, economy and other issues is a prerequisite for the development of our mutually beneficial bilateral relationship," the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

Dalia Grybauskaitė sent her best wishes for the Turkish President's continued health and success as well as for the peace, well-being and prosperity of the people of Turkey.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2012.10.29 14:18