Lithuanian Diplomatic Playbook, January 25-31, 2016

Key Lithuanian Foreign Policy messages of the week. All materials included are public.

                    


Key messages:

  • The Minsk Agreements must be implemented following a logical sequence: security comes first
  • Lithuanian–Polish cooperation is essential for the security of the region

Top lines, statements


  • Lithuania’s Foreign Ministry marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day, presents two exhibitions (27 January, 2016)
    Read full news release
  • Lithuania sends humanitarian aid to refugees in Turkey (28 January, 2016) Read full news release
  • Minister J. Olekas emphasized the mutual interest to enhance collective defence and security in the region at a meeting with Minister of National Defence of Poland (25 January, 2016) Read full news release
  • Minister of Defence Olekas: ‘LITPOLUKRBRIG demonstrates the strategic importance that Lithuania and Poland attach to bringing Ukraine closer to the Euro-Atlantic community‘ (25 January, 2016) Read full news release
  • The necessity of rejecting ingrained stereotypes about NATO and the EU was discussed in Kiev (28 January, 2016)
    Read full news release

Media

  • Lithuania opens war crimes trial of former Soviet officials, The Guardian (27 January, 2016) Read full article

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