Prime Minister’s greetings to Iceland on Independence Day


2019 06 17

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Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has extended sincere congratulations to Iceland on behalf of the Government and the people of Lithuania on the occasion of the Independence Day.

According to the Prime Minister, Lithuania attaches great importance to the development of sincere friendship between the two nations, firmly based on the essential role played by Iceland in supporting Lithuania’s independence.

 “I am convinced that building on citizens-to-citizens engagement and expanding economic and cultural ties with Iceland open up new opportunities for our bilateral cooperation. Our shared positions and common efforts for a peaceful and secure future of the Nordic-Baltic region will continue to play an essential role in NATO and in other international organizations. Lithuania remains your trustworthy partner in expanding Iceland’s engagement with the European Union as well”, reads Prime Minister’s letter.