Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis expresses condolences over the loss of former Prime Minister of Japan Yasuhiro Nakasone


2019 11 29


Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has expressed, on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania and the people of Lithuania, his sincere condolences over the painful loss of Japan’s former Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone.

‘Mr Nakasone’s life path is an example of dedication to the homeland and of the active efforts in ensuring Japan’s defence and economic growth. His wise leadership, experience and responsible decision-making in difficult situations have earned him international recognition. We offer our sympathies and respect to Mr Nakasone’s family, relatives, the Government and all the people of Japan standing together with them in this difficult hour of bereavement’, reads the Prime Minister’s letter of condolences.