Saulius Skvernelis sends greetings to Azerbaijan’s new Prime Minister


2019 10 10

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Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has extended greetings to newly appointed Prime Minister of Azerbaijan, wishing him every success in new endeavours.

‘For many years now, Azerbaijan has been an important partner for Lithuania on a wide range of issues. We have built relations between our countries on the principles of trust and mutual respect and, as the Head of the Government, I also hope that we will further develop practical cooperation that will benefit our economies and our people’, reads Prime Minister’s letter.

The Prime Minister underlines that Lithuania will continue advocating for close relations between the European Union and Azerbaijan that match the expectations of both sides, as well as within the European Union’s Eastern Partnership framework that has just celebrated its tenth anniversary.