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Cooperation with Belgium intensifies with signature of 4 agreements with the Flemish Region
2016 05 10
Cooperation with Belgium intensifies with signature of 4 agreements with the Flemish Region

On Tuesday Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius met with Geert Bourgeois, the Minister-President of Flanders. At the meeting bilateral relations between Lithuania and Belgium were discussed, and cooperation agreements were signed between the sea ports of both countries, as well as universities, investment and business...

Prime Minister Butkevičius invited Pope Francis to visit Lithuania
2016 05 09
Prime Minister Butkevičius invited Pope Francis to visit Lithuania

On Saturday Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius met with the Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, who is on a visit to Lithuania.

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2016 05 05
Prime Minister expressed deep gratitude to the Righteous among the Nations for their self-sacrifice, nobility and courage

The Award ceremony of the Righteous among the Nations took place in the Office of the Government on Thursday, during which a tribute was paid to the persons who saved the Jewish people from the Nazi genocide during World War II.