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On 24 April in Luxembourg, Lithuania’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Gabrielius Landsbergis attended the EU’s Foreign Affairs Council in Luxembourg, which focused on Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and the EU action plan on the geopolitical consequences of the Russian war of aggression.
On 24 April, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania summoned Qu Baihua, China’s acting chargé d’affaires, and expressed its strong protest over the remark by the Chinese Ambassador to France of 22 April that the so-called ‘former Soviet countries’ had no actual status in international law.
On 24 April in Luxembourg, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis is attending the Foreign Affairs Council to discuss Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine, the EU action plan on the geopolitical consequences of the Russian war of aggression against Ukraine, support for Moldova, and the situation in Tunisia and Sudan.
On 20-21 April, the conference “NATO and the Indo-Pacific: Forging Deeper Partnerships” was held in Vilnius. For the first time, the event brought together representatives of NATO member states and partners from the Indo-Pacific for a joint discussion on multiple security challenges and guidelines for closer cooperation.
On March 31st, the Embassy of Lithuania, together with the Embassy of Liechtenstein, during the 107th annual conference of the American Society of International Law, organized a discussion "Uniting for Accountability: A Special Tribunal for the Crime of Aggression against Ukraine Created at the United Nations." At the event, which received a lot of attention, international law experts from Lithuania, Liechtenstein and the USA discussed the importance of establishing a fully international special tribunal.
The ministry of Foreign Affairs together with the European Commission organises a seminar “New European Partnerships through Global Gateway and Team Europe”, which will take place on the 4th April, 2023.
On 20 March in Brussels, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis is attending the European Union’s Foreign Affairs Council to discuss Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine, Tunisia and Iran and the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue.
On 14 March in Georgetown, the capital city of Guyana, the Permanent Representative of Lithuania to the United Nations, Ambassador of Lithuania Rytis Paulauskas presented his letters of credence to the Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Carla Barnett.
On 20 December 2022, Lithuania’s Seimas (Parliament) amended the Law of the Republic of Lithuania on Good Will Compensation for the Immovable Property of Jewish Religious Communities No. XI-1470.
On 27 February, the 52nd session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council will start its work and will be the longest in the Council’s history, lasting until 4 April. Lithuania will participate in its work as a member of the Human Rights Council.
On 23 February, Lithuania officially opened its Honorary Consulate in Piraeus, which has jurisdiction in the regional unit Piraeus, the periphery of Attica, and a group of islands in the southern Aegean - the Cyclades. The event was attended by the Minister of the Interior of Lithuania Agnė Bilotaitė and the Ambassador of Lithuania to the Hellenic Republic Lina Skerstonaitė.