Tag: Dalia Grybauskaitė

#Lithuania should find its own way in the EU

#Lithuania should find its own way in the EU

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on 17 March attended a European Council meeting which focused on the EU’s Annual Growth Survey and the progress of member states in implementing the European Commission’s economic and social recommendations for 2015. One can not deny that the problems a number of EU countries caused by anti-Russian sanctions, writes Adomas Abromaitis. While […]

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#Energy: Nuclear energy is consistent with European Eco-friendly trend

#Energy: Nuclear energy is consistent with European Eco-friendly trend

The battle with climate change has reached a new level at the end of last year. During the climate summit in Paris in December 2015 195 countries supported the Framework of the Convention on climate change, according to which, parties involved shall make every effort to prevent the rising of the Earth’s temperature by more than 2°. […]

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#EuropeanCouncil: Closing the Balkan Route – or not?

#EuropeanCouncil: Closing the Balkan Route – or not?

Another European Council meeting (EU summit) has started in Brussels today (7 March), hosting the heads of states or governments of all 28 member states of the European Union. This time, a non-EU-member is in attendance too: Turkey, represented by Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu. The reason for having a ‘guest’ attending this European Council […]

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Schulz congratulates Grybauskaitė on re-election as Lithuania leader

Schulz congratulates Grybauskaitė on re-election as Lithuania leader

European Parliament President Martin Schulz made the following statement on the re-election of Dalia Grybauskaitė as President of the Republic of Lithuania: “I congratulate President Grybauskaitė on winning the second term in office. She has proved to be a reliable and constructive leader in the European Union and a strong president, leading the country through the economic crisis. “I wish President […]

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Lithuanian presidency: ‘We did everything expected of us and even more’

Lithuanian presidency: ‘We did everything expected of us and even more’

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Success in the Council presidency has nothing to do with the size of a country. It has everything to do with hard work, efficiency and determination to build a consensus,” said Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė. She was in the Parliament on 14 January to debate the results of her country’s EU presidency with MEPs. “We […]

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Expert comment: Ukraine – Yanukovych is caught in his own trap

Expert comment: Ukraine – Yanukovych is caught in his own trap

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Marie Mendras, Associate Fellow, Chatham House Russia and Eurasia Programme. – Unexpectedly, the Vilnius summit turned out to be a historic landmark in revealing the true state of EU-Russia relations, and in shaking up Ukrainian politics. Reality check At first disparaged by hurried observers as a defeat of the European Union and a ‘victory’ […]

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New opportunities open up for Eastern partners

New opportunities open up for Eastern partners

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

President Dalia Grybauskaitė, currently attending a European Council meeting in Brussels, briefed the European leaders on preparedness for the Vilnius Summit to be held this coming November. The heads of state and government of the EU member states took stock of the progress in European integration made by the EU’s Eastern partners and discussed the […]

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