Posts tagged as Minister of Foreign Affairs

Lithuanian minister to meet with regional diplomats in Latvia

Monday, June 3, 2019

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs will meet with diplomats from other countries in the Latvian city of Jurmala to discuss initiatives aimed at strengthening the Baltic Sea region. The Council of the Baltic Sea States meeting in Jurmala will be attended by the foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, as well as diplomats from Denmark, Iceland, Germany, Russia and the European Commission. “The meeting’s participants will…

L. Linkevičius: NATO must continue to strengthen its deterrence and defense posture, with special focus on the Baltic Sea region

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On 16 February in Munich, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius participated in a discussion dedicated to the strengthening of security in the Baltic states. According to the Lithuanian Foreign Minister, we mark the second anniversary of the deployment of NATO’s enhanced forward presence battalion in Lithuania this month, which is testimony of the NATO ability to respond quickly to changes in the security environment and shows…

Lithuanian, Canadian formins discuss support for Ukraine

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevicius discussed support for Ukraine with his Canadian counterpart Chrystia Freeland. According to Linkevicius, the Canadian foreign minister planned to go to Ukraine with several of her counterparts but had to change her plans due to the country’s internal political agenda. “We plan to go to Mariupol on January 15-16, and the plan was that Canadian Foreign Minister Freeeland would also go. But she…

Lithuanian formin to attend EU Foreign Affairs Council

Monday, November 19, 2018

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs is set to attend an EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on Monday. The meeting’s agenda includes issues related to Central Asia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ukraine and Yemen. EU security and defense issues will be also discussed during a joint working session of foreign affairs and defense ministers, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Ministers will discuss preparations for a meeting of foreign ministers from…

Linkevičius and Turkish Foreign Minister discuss preparations for NATO summit

Monday, May 14, 2018

On 9 May, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius paid a working visit to Turkey and met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. The Foreign Ministers of Lithuania and Turkey discussed preparations for the next NATO summit. It will be held in July Belgium. “Both countries are members of the Alliance, which aim at strengthening NATO‘s cooperation and addressing the most pressing challenges…