President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President extended condolences over the terror attack in Istanbul


Sunday, December 11, Vilnius – President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey over the terror attack in Istanbul, which resulted in many fatalities.

According to the President, this brutal act of violence directed against police officers and innocent people cannot be justified by any means.

The President underlined that in this hour of great pain and sorrow Lithuania stood in solidarity with the Turkish nation facing terrorism.

Dalia Grybauskaitė wished strength and fortitude to the victims’ families, speedy recovery to those injured, as well as unity and consolidation to the people of Turkey. ​

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2016.12.12 08:13