Japan

Created: 2014.03.04

On 20 December 1922 Japan recognized Lithuania de jure.

On 6 September 1991 Japan recognized Lithuania de jure.

From 2001 to 2006, Algirdas Kudzys served as the first Ambassador of Lithuanian to Japan.

From May to December 1992, Yoshifumi Matsuda served as the first Ambassador of Japan to Lithuania (resided in Russia).