President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President extended condolences on the victims in Turkey


Saturday, July 16, Vilnius – President Dalia Grybauskaitė offered condolences, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over many victims killed in the coup attempt.

The President underlined that the people of Turkey had clearly demonstrated that they would not allow their democratically expressed will and their constitutional order to be trampled by military force.

Dalia Grybauskaitė extended her sympathy to the victims’ families as well as her best wishes for the speedy recovery to everyone who was injured. In this hour of difficulty and pain, she stressed, the Turkish nation needs to stand together in unity and solidarity.  

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2016.07.18 10:01