Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius congratulates Austria’s new Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs
/ Updated: 2020.01.08 14:20
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius congratulated his Austrian counterpart Alexander Schallenberg on the appointment as Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs. L. Linkevičius wished him strength and success in fulfilling his responsibilities, and in encountering new challenges at work.
“Lithuania highly appreciates good bilateral relations with Austria across many areas and at different levels, as Lithuania and Austria are determined to boost the economy, strengthen security and well-being of their citizens. We do also look forward to continuing close co-operation with our like-minded partners in the European Union on issues such as the future of Europe, security, Neighborhood policy, nuclear security, and other international matters,” wrote the Foreign Minister L. Linkevičius in his congratulations letter.
L. Linkevičius also invited his Austrian counterpart A. Schallenberg to visit Lithuania.