Government of the Republic of Lithuania

05/17/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/16/2021 22:53

Prime Minister extends greetings to Norway on the occasion of the Constitution Day

On behalf of the Government and the people of Lithuania, Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė extends sincere greetings to Norway on the occasion of the Constitution Day.

'Lithuania highly values very active and dynamic relations with Norway, as well as close cooperation between our nations in NATO and Nordic-Baltic group. We are thankful for Norway's contribution to the security of the Baltic states through NATO's Enhanced Forward Presence, NATO's Baltic Air Policing mission, and through other initiatives. Our shared values, the ever-increasing economic, cultural, and academic cooperation, and people-to-people contacts make our relations particularly strong,' reads the Prime Minister's letter.

The Head of Government has expressed her conviction that Lithuania and Norway will continue working together while strengthening the transatlantic bond and spreading the ideals of democracy and freedom in the EU neighbourhood and beyond