Posts tagged as Ukraine

Lithuania to give Ukraine military ammunition for € 677,000

Monday, September 27, 2021

The Lithuanian authorities intend to transfer military ammunition worth 677,000 euros to Kyiv. “The Ministry of Defense has prepared a draft government decree, according to which 490 body armor and the same number of ballistic belts will be donated to Ukraine,” the message reads. It is clarified that the cost of body armor is 617,801 euros, and ballistic belts – 59,290 euros. According to the source, the proposal for the transfer…

Grants offered for development cooperation and global education projects

Monday, August 16, 2021

The Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) is launching a grant project competition, “Support for Development Cooperation and Development (Global) Education Projects Funded by the European Commission and Other International Aid Donors in the Recipient Countries Defined by the Republic of Latvia, and in the Republic of Latvia”, it said August 13. “The co-financing grant competition will prioritize development cooperation projects. A recipient country may be any partner country; however,…

Lithuania to present Ukraine with 131,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine

Thursday, July 29, 2021

he government of Lithuania will allocate 131,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to Ukraine as Klaipeda reported. “Deciding to provide the vaccine to the countries of the European Partnership in May, the government confirmed on Wednesday that 131,000 doses of the vaccine produced by AstraZeneca were passed to Ukraine – by 31,000 doses more than it was discussed earlier,” the message says. Besides, Lithuania will present the vaccines to Moldova…

Ukraine and Poland slam deal to complete controversial gas pipeline

Friday, July 23, 2021

Germany and the United States have announced a deal to allow the completion of a controversial Russian gas pipeline to Europe without the imposition of further US sanctions. The agreement on Nord Stream 2, announced on Wednesday, says Germany and the US commit to countering any future Russian attempt to use the pipeline as a political tool. The two states also agreed to support Ukraine and Poland, which construe the…

Baltic states ready to welcome Ukrainian tourists

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania have opened their borders to Ukrainian travelers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has said. He wrote about this on Twitter. The minister noted that Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania had opened their borders for all types of travel of Ukrainians in accordance with the recommendation of the Council of the European Union. He also said that a visa-free weekend in the Baltic States is now…

Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine FMs sign Road Map to Lublin Triangle

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

On Wednesday morning, the heads of diplomacy of Poland (Zbigniew Rau), Lithuania (Gabrielius Landsbergis) and of Ukraine (Dmytro Kuleba) signed the Road Map to the Lublin Triangle agreement and the Declaration on Common Heritage and Values ​​at the Palace of Rulers in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. The signing of the Declaration of Common Heritage and Values is related to the 230th anniversary of the Constitution of 3 May. The…

Presidents of Lithuania and Ukraine with EU Council discuss security situation in region

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

During the trilateral talks with President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda and President of the European Council Charles Michel, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has stressed the invariability of Ukraine’s strategic course towards full membership in the European Union. The meeting was held as part of the official visit of Zelensky to Lithuania. “The EU and the EU member states exchanged views on the importance of fixing Ukraine’s…

Turkish FM to visit Lithuania

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

The Turkish foreign minister is set to visit Lithuania to attend a conference on Ukraine, the country’s foreign ministry said on July 6. Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu will participate in the fourth Ukraine Reform Conference (URC), which will be held on July 6-7 in the capital Vilnius, the ministry said in a statement. This year’s event is jointly hosted by Lithuania and Ukraine. It has been held before in London (2017),…

Volodymyr Zelenskyy met with President of Lithuania in 2009-2019 Dalia Grybauskaitė

Thursday, June 24, 2021

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy held a working meeting with Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania in 2009-2019. The President noted Dalia Grybauskaitė’s significant personal contribution to the development and strengthening of the strategic partnership between Ukraine and Lithuania. “I know that you love Ukraine, you have done a lot for its sovereignty and support. We are very grateful to you and are always happy to welcome you,”…

Lithuania allocates funds in support of the United Nations Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

Friday, June 18, 2021

In order to support the efforts of the United Nations (UN) in the field of human rights, Lithuania has allocated 15 thousand euros to the UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (HRMMU). The UN HRMM in Ukraine monitors, reports and advocates on the human rights situation in Ukraine, with a particular focus on the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, Ukraine, temporarily occupied by the Russian…