The President of Lithuania, Dalia Grybauskaite congratulates President Thaçi on the 10th anniversary of the independence

The President of Lithuania, Dalia Grybauskaite, has sent a congratulatory telegram to the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, on the occasion of the marking of the tenth anniversary of the declaration of Kosovo’s independence.

The full letter:

Dear Mr. President,

I extend my sincere congratulations to you and to the people of your country on the tenth anniversary of independence of the Republic of Kosovo with best wishes for every success and prosperity, peace and unity of your country and its people.

As this year also marks the tenth anniversary of diplomatic relations between Lithuania and Kosovo, I would like to express my strong hope that we will engage in new initiatives enhancing bilateral cooperation between our states and citizens as well as relations at the level of the European Union that will contribute to greater prosperity and security of both nations, the region and the entire continent.

I would like to reaffirm that Lithuania will remain a partner of your country, supporting the efforts of you citizens to enhance and develop a comprehensive dialogue with the European Union and its member states.

Mr. President, may I again congratulate the people of Kosovo on national day and send my best wishes for a happy anniversary celebration. Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration.

Dalia Grybauskaite