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New Permanent Representative of Lithuania Presents Credentials

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

The new Permanent Representative of Lithuania to the United Nations, Rytis Paulauskas, presented his credentials to the Secretariat today. Before his latest appointment, Mr. Paulauskas was Director of the Communications and Cultural Diplomacy Department of his country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a position to which he was appointed in August 2016. He was Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva between August 2012…

Lithuania’s parliament to have permanent representative to US Congress

Monday, December 21, 2020

The Lithuanian government approved on Monday a proposal to allocate funding for the permanent position of the Lithuanian parliament’s representative to the US Congress. The proposal was put forward by conservative MP Žygimantas Pavilionis, the chairman of the parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee and Lithuania’s former ambassador to the US. The cabinet agreed to allocate additional 44,000 euros for the parliament’s office to fund the position. Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė said…