Foreign affairs

Lithuanian president to discuss energy, EU-US trade in Brussels

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė will meet in Brussels on Thursday with Latvian, Estonian, Polish and European Commission leaders to discuss the Baltic countries’ plans to disconnect their power grids from the Soviet-era BRELL ring and synchronize them with Western Europe. […]

Sauli Niinisto
Foreign affairs

Finnish president confirms visit to Lithuania for centennial celebrations

Finnish President Sauli Niinisto is to come to Vilnius this week to congratulate Lithuania on the centennial of its restored statehood, the Lithuanian president’s office has confirmed to BNS. […]

Dalia Grybauskaitė
European Union

EU refugee quota system not entirely efficient – Lithuanian president

The refugee distribution system, which has been in effect for over two years, is not entirely efficient, Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė said upon arrival at the European Council in Brussels on Thursday. […]

Dalia Grybauskaitė in Ukraine. Foto -

President calls for more sanctions for Russia over situation in eastern Ukraine

The West should expand sanctions for Russia amid the situation in eastern Ukraine, Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė stated on Thursday. […]