Posts tagged as Gabrielius Landsbergis

Lithuanian Foreign Minister arrives in Baghdad

Thursday, July 15, 2021

The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced today that the Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs has arrived in the capital, Baghdad. In a brief statement, Ministry spokesman Ahmed Al-Sahhaf said that Lithuanian Foreign Minister, Gabrielius Landsbergis, arrived in Baghdad on an official visit, during which he will meet with Foreign Minister Fouad Hussein.

Polish, Lithuanian FMs discuss eastern policy issues, bilateral relations

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau together with his Lithuanian counterpart Gabrielius Landsbergis discussed Eastern policy issues, security, bilateral relations, regional and economic cooperation during informal bilateral talks. The officials met in Wigry, north-eastern Poland. The Polish minister emphasised the key importance of the firm stance Poland and Lithuania showed in relation to the events in Belarus and Russia. He also drew attention to the “fantastic” condition of military cooperation between…

Gabrielius Landsbergis to hold official meetings with authorities of Georgia

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, Gabrielius Landsbergis, who is paying a working visit to Georgia, will hold official meetings with the local authorities today, April 28. Within the framework of the visit, the Lithuanian Foreign Minister will hold face-to-face meetings with the Prime Minister, the President, and the Speaker of the Parliament of Georgia today. A face-to-face meeting will be held with the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign…

Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis pays a working visit to Berlin

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

On 17 March, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis pays a working visit to Berlin, Germany. The meeting with Germany’s Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Heiko Maas will focus on bilateral relations between Lithuania and Germany, the relationship with Russia and China, eastern neighbours, security situation in the region, and other important items on the international agenda. During the visit, Landsbergis will also hold a meeting with…

Gabrielius Landsbergis to attend the Foreign Ministers’ meeting of the three Baltic states and the UK

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

On 10 March, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis will visit Tallinn, where he will attend the Foreign Ministers’ meeting of the three Baltic states and the United Kingdom. The meeting will focus on relations with Russia, China and the Balkan countries, the situation in Belarus and Ukraine, key items on NATO’s agenda and transatlantic relations, the Eastern Neighbourhood Policy, the fight against disinformation and the COVID-19…

Lithuania mulling expanded links with Taiwan

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Lithuania is considering leaving the Beijing-initiated “17+1 forum” and building its links with Taiwan, according to a news report in the Baltic country. Lithuanian Radio and Television (LRT) on Tuesday cited the country’s Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis as saying that the 17+1 platform between Beijing and Eastern Europe had brought Lithuania “almost no benefits.” “I am not saying that we are leaving and it’s the end, but we should really…

Statement by the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the political situation in Georgia

Friday, February 19, 2021

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania is concerned about the recent political situation in Georgia. Parliament’s decision to waive the legal immunity of Nika Melia, the leader of the main opposition party, the United National Movement, and the possible arrest of the politician reduces the possibility of dialogue between the ruling party and the opposition, raising questions about selective justice and the rule of law in…

New Foreign Minister of Lithuania to come to Latvia

Thursday, February 11, 2021

On 12 February 2021, Gabrielius Landsbergis, the Foreign Minister of Lithuania, will arrive in Latvia for a working visit. He will be discussing bilateral and regional cooperation as well as current issues in the field of international relations and security policy in a meeting with Edgars Rinkevics, Latvia’s Foreign Minister. 2021 marks the centenary of Latvia’s de jure recognition of the Republic of Lithuania. On 10 February 1921, the Latvian…

Lithuania’s Foreign Minister takes part in a video conference of the Foreign Ministers of the Lublin Triangle states

Friday, January 29, 2021

According to Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on 29 January, Gabrielius Landsbergis, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania  together with his Ukrainian and Polish counterparts Dmytro Kuleba and Zbigniew Rau  participate in a video conference in the Lublin Triangle format. The Foreign Ministers discuss the management of COVID-19, the situation in the region, the Eastern Partnership initiative, plans for further tripartite collaboration, and other important issues. In addition, the…

Gabrielius Landsbergis met with Belgium’s Minister of Foreign Affairs

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

On 25 January in Brussels, Belgium, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis met with the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok. The meeting focused on the human rights situation in Russia, Belarus, and China, the Eastern Partnership initiative, and the implementation of the rule of law. The Foreign Ministers welcomed the fact that Lithuania and the Netherlands were very like-minded countries with similar views on many…