On July 11, 2016 at the MFA of the Republic of Lithuania was held a presentation of the publication “Lithuania at the United Nation Security Council”, dedicated to the experience of the non-permanent membership in the UN Security Council during 2014-2015.
The event was attended by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania Mr. Linas Linkevicius, Lithuanian diplomats, representatives of diplomatic corps, accredited in Lithuania, as well as representatives of the Lithuanian society and local media.
The Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Lithuania Mr. Volodymyr Yatsenkivskyi participated in the event.
On the invitation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania L.Linkevicius the event was also attended by the member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Ms. Nadiya Savchenko.
During the event Minister Linas Linkevicius and Nadiya Savchenko addressed to the audience with short speeches.
In his greeting address Ambassador of Ukraine V.Yatsenkivskyi expressed the gratitude to Minister Linas Linkevicius personally and to all Lithuanian diplomats for the active position in supporting Ukraine being demonstrated by the Republic of Lithuania at the UN Security Council, as well as reaffirmed the readiness of Ukraine to ensure the successful activity within the UN Security Council as the non-permanent member for the period of 2016-2017.