The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania strongly condemns the horrific terrorist attack of 15 October on the peaceful people of Mogadishu, Somalia. We offer our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery and lots of strength for the people who were injured.
The Catalan referendum of October 1, 2017, failed to comply with the Spanish Constitution.
Lithuania fully supports the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the Kingdom of Spain. The rule of law has to be upheld.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius offered condolences over a horrific Las Vegas attack to the United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also on behalf of the local Lithuanian community.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius expressed his condolences over the earthquake disaster of 19 September in Mexico.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania condemned a terrorist attack on the London Underground of 15 September.
Lithuania condemns in strongest terms the nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People‘s Republic of Korea (DPRK) this morning. This repeated act constitutes another major provocation and a flagrant violation of DPRK‘s international legal obligations, it exacerbates tensions in the region and poses unacceptable challenge to the global security and stability.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius offered his condolences to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Kingdom of Spain Alfonso Maria Dastis over the brutal terror attacks of 17 and 18 August in Barcelona and Kambrilla, which caused the loss of innocent lives and injuries.
Lithuania strongly supports Ukraine’s independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity. We adhere to our strict and principled position on Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea.
On 15 July 2017, we mark the first anniversary of the failed coup attempt in Turkey that left a few hundreds dead and 2,000 injured. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania reiterates its solidarity with Turkey and its people, who gathered to defend their democratically elected government. Just as on the night a year ago, Lithuania expresses sincere condolences to the families of the victims and condemns the attempt upon democracy in Turkey that shocked the country and the whole international community.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania expresses its sympathy and condolences to the victims of the forest fires in Portugal and to the families of those who have died during this tragic event.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania voices its concerns over the mass arrests of peaceful protesters in Moscow, Saint Petersburg and many other cities of the Russian Federation. Hundreds were arrested, including the opposition leader, protest organizer and founder of the Anti-Corruption Foundation Alexei Navalny, Ilya Yashin, and others.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius sent a letter to the British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson extending his condolences over a deadly terror attack in London, the capital city of the country, on the evening of June 3rd. Terror attack at London Bridge and Borough Market has claimed the life of seven innocent people and injured around fifty.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius sent a condolence letter the British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, expressing his condolences over a terror attack on 23 May. Many innocent people were killed and were injured in the explosion in Manchester.
In response to reports about the so-called Presidential elections and referendum on changing the name of Georgia’s Tskhinvali region of 9 April, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania announces that it does not recognize the framework in which the so-called elections and the referendum took place or their results. Moreover, Lithuania’s Foreign Ministry condemns the continued steps towards the annexation of this Georgian region.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania strongly condemns the brutal attacks on the Coptic Christian community in Alexandria and Tanta that have targeted the lives of innocent people and injured dozens.