Portugal

Created: 2014.02.27

Portugal recognized Lithuania de jure on 3 May 1923.

Portugal recognized the re-established independent state of Lithuania de jure on 26 August 1991.

Diplomatic relations were re-established on 4 October 1991.

From 1992 to 1994, Osvaldas Balakauskas served as the first

Ambassador of Lithuania to Portugal after the re-establishment of diplomatic relations.

From 1993 to 1996, Alexandro Lencastre da Veiga served as the first Ambassador of Portugal to Lithuania after the re-establishment of diplomatic relations (resided in Denmark).