Posts tagged as Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius

L. Linkevičius: Europe must remain open to countries that strategically aspire to join European Union

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

On 11 June, Foreign Ministers of thirteen European Union member states issued a joint statement on the EU commitment to the Western Balkans’ European integration. The document emphasizes the importance of the EU’s enlargement policy, backs the enlargement process and the launch of accession talks with Albania and North Macedonia. Ahead of the General Affairs Council in June, the Foreign Ministers of the Czech Republic, the Republic of Estonia, the…

Lithuania won’t tolerate attempts to rewrite history, foreign minister say

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Lithuania will not tolerate attempts to rewrite history and reverse the roles of victims and executioners, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius said on Monday. “The Russian ministry’s official spokeswoman has announced her assessment, which is a message to the world. We are convinced we can’t ignore it,” Linkevicius told BNS by phone from Yerevan. “This is our national hero, a man who symbolizes our resistance fight, and it’s unacceptable to make…