RSS Join the second Baltic Investors Forum in June 2015
Economics and business »
The second “Baltic Investors Forum” (BIF 2015) to take place in Vilnius on the 4th and 5th of June, 2015.
RSS Linkevičius and EU Ambassadors discuss topical items on EU agenda
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs » European Union »
On 9 February in Vilnius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius acquainted Ambassadors of the EU member states with Lithuania’s stance on important items on the EU’s domestic and foreign agendas.
Linkevičius attends informal meeting of EU Foreign Affairs Ministers, discusses future EU Global Strategy on Foreign and Security Policy, relations with Iran, migration issues
European Union »
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius attended the informal meeting of EU Foreign Affairs Ministers (Gymnich) on 5-6 February in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister discusses aid for Syria at a donor conference in London
Multilateral Relations »
On 4 February, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius attended the Supporting Syria and the Region London 2016 conference.
Linkevičius: ‘Free media, journalist security and the fight against propaganda will continue to be a priority item in our political agenda
Bilateral Relations »
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius and the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatović, who is visiting Vilnius on 2 February, discussed imminent threats of propaganda and premeditated disinformation, and the need to strengthen independent and fair media, which was especially relevant in today’s context of ongoing events in the EU’s eastern neighbours.
Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Speeches, Statements »
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania is rejecting the unfounded allegations and claims against the State of Lithuania, as made by the spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on January 29, with regard to the trial over the January 13th events.
Lithuania sends humanitarian aid to refugees in Turkey
Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion »
Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs allocated 20 thousand EUR of humanitarian aid to support refugees in Turkey. The funds will be transferred via the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Office (UNHCR).
Lithuania’s Foreign Ministry marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day, presents two exhibitions
Cultural Diplomacy »
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania marked the International Holocaust Remembrance Day on 27 January and organised a presentation of the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum’s two traveling exhibitions – “Lithuanian Jews behind the Iron Curtain” and the “The Vilna Ghetto Posters”.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister and Ukrainian Ambassador discuss security situation in eastern Ukraine
Bilateral Relations »
On 20 January in Vilnius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius and Ukraine’s new Ambassador to Lithuania Volodymyr Yatsenkivskiy discussed the implementation of the Minsk agreements and deteriorating security situation in eastern Ukraine.
Linkevičius: ‘The EU should increase its engagement and visibility in Ukraine and its regions’
European Union »
On 18 January in Brussels, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius attended the EU’s Foreign Affairs Council, which discussed Syria, Iraq and Ukraine.
Traditional informal ‘Snow Meeting’ of experts in security policy took place in Trakai
NATO and International Security »
On 14-15 January, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania held a traditional informal ‘Snow Meeting’, which brought together Lithuanian and foreign experts in security policy. The meeting prepared for the next NATO Summit to be held in Warsaw in 2016.