President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Ukraine on Independence Day

Friday, August 24, Vilnius - President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine on the occasion of Independence Day.

"The celebration of independence always serves as an excellent moment to review the work done and set the goals for the future. For twenty one years now Ukraine has been walking down the path of consolidating and strengthening independence, and it has achieved great results. I sincerely wish that your country's further path continues on the foundations of close and constructive cooperation with neighbors, rapid integration into the European common political, economic and value-based space, and strong emphasis on the wellbeing and security of all the people of Ukraine," the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

According to the President, a democratic and independent Ukraine is immensely important for ensuring the security and wellbeing of the entire region.

Dalia Grybauskaitė wished Ukraine wellbeing, freedom and prosperity.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2012.08.24 11:46