Prime Minister Ingrida ŠimonytÄ— has had a remote meeting with Ambassador of the United States to Lithuania Robert Gilchrist, and has discussed further consolidation of the strategic partnership in the fields of security, defence, economic relations, energy, and other areas.
Prime Minister Ingrida ŠimonytÄ— has had a remote conversation with Prime Minister of Finland Sanna Mirella Marin, and has discussed the situation related to COVID-19 in both countries, as well as decisions at the national and European Union level regarding vaccination of the people against the pandemic, while stressing the importance of accelerating the process at the European and national level.
Prime Minister Ingrida ŠimonytÄ— extends greetings to Lithuanian citizens and all Europeans on 9 May, the Europe Day. Today, the Prime Ministers of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania have signed a joint statement stressing that Europe needs bold and visionary ideas and determination to implement them.
In the run-up to the European Council, President Gitanas NausÄ—da took part in the remote preparatory session with President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and leaders of Cyprus, Luxembourg, and Malta.