Minister Linkevičius received the outgoing Slovak Ambassador to Lithuania
/ Updated: 2018.06.29 13:59
On 29 June, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Linas Linkevičius, received Peter Hatiar, the outgoing Ambassador of the Slovak Republic residing in Riga. The Foreign Minister thanked Mr Ambassador for the role Slovakia played in strengthening the Baltic countries’ security and for his personal efforts in developing bilateral relations.
“Lithuania highly values Slovakia’s significant input into the security of our country and our region after it joined the Canadian-led NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence battle group in Latvia. We are grateful to Mr Ambassador for his efforts to develop bilateral cultural and economic relations,” Linas Linkevičius said.
Mr Minister also wished success with the Presidency of the Visegrad Group which the Slovak Republic will start on 1 July 2018.
Slovak Ambassador Hatiar has been accredited to Lithuania since 2013.