2014-10-24 On 23-24 October, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a European Council meeting in Brussels
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending a European Council meeting where the EU's energy and climate policy and measures aimed at strengthening the energy independence of the Union are discussed.
2014-10-08 On 8 October 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a high level EU conference on unemployment issues (Milan, Italy)
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending a high level EU conference on unemployment issues organized by Italy which is now at the helm of the Council of the European Union. At the conference, EU leaders and heads of state and government of member states, social security and labour ministers and representatives of workers and employers are sharing experience and discussing ways to boost employment, promote youth entrepreneurship and speed up implementation of existing tools to fight unemployment.
2014-09-26 The President visited New York, where she attended the 69th session of the UN General Assembly on 22-26 September 2014.
At the Climate Summit in New York, President Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that to make a difference in tackling climate change it was necessary not only to reduce pollution, but also to place a greater global focus on energy security and efficiency. The Climate Summit held at the initiative of the UN Secretary General discussed a new global legally binding climate agreement which is planned to be signed in 2015.
On 4-5 September, President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending the NATO summit in Wales. In the face of a military threat to Europe, NATO leaders are discussing new measures to ensure security of the member states and the whole region. The main objective of Lithuania at the Summit is to ensure concrete long-term security guarantees and measures that will deter aggressors from potential conflicts in the territories of NATO states and will allow duly and quickly respond to any provocations.
2014-09-03 On 3 September 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė paid a visit to Tallinn to meet with Baltic Presidents and U.S. President Barack Obama
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with U.S. President Barack Obama in Tallinn. The meeting which was also attended by Latvian and Estonian presidents focused on Baltic-U.S. cooperation in defense and security. According to the President, Lithuania and the United States of America are reliable partners who understand that the security of the United States and Europe is indivisible.
2014-08-30 On 30 August 2014 in Brussels, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a special meeting of the European Council and met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
President Dalia Grybauskaitė in Brussels for a special meeting of the European Council on Saturday underlined that direct invasion into Ukraine meant that de facto Russia had started a war against Europe because Ukraine had chosen a path of European development and integration with Europe.
2014-07-22 On 22 July 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a special meeting of the presidents of the Baltic States, the Visegrad Group countries, Bulgaria, and Romania
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending a meeting of the presidents of the Baltic States, the Visegrad Group countries (Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary), Bulgaria, and Romania to discuss the security situation in the region, the further escalation of conflict in Eastern Ukraine as well as preparations for the NATO summit scheduled for early September in Wales.
2014-07-16 On 16 July 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a special meeting of the European Council in Brussels
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is in Brussels for a special meeting of the European Council where EU leaders addressed the situation in Ukraine and in the Middles East. The European Council condemned the ongoing military confrontation in Eastern Ukraine. In light of the fact that Russia had not taken the four steps set out in its 27 June conclusions, the European Council expanded the restrictive measures.
2014-06-27 On 27 June 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a European Council meeting in Brussels
The European Union signed Association Agreements with Georgia and Moldova and the Free Trade Agreement, which is an integral part of the Association Agreement, with Ukraine. The signature process with respect to the political provisions of the agreement was completed by the EU and Ukraine in March.
2014-06-26 On 26 June 2014, President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a memorial ceremony at Ypres, Belgium, to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a memorial ceremony at Ypres to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. It was in Ypres, located at the center of WWI battlefields, that a chemical weapon - mustard gas - was used for the first time, causing the death of millions of people.
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