Speaker of the Seimas congratulated Azerbaijan on Republic Day
Press release, 28 May 2023
On behalf of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania and on her own behalf, Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen, Speaker of the Seimas, congratulated Sahiba Gafarova, Chair of the Milli Majlis, and the Members of the Milli Majlis under her leadership on Republic Day, a national holiday of Azerbaijan. The Speaker of the Seimas wished peace, unity and prosperity to the people of Azerbaijan.
‘Azerbaijan is a significant partner of Lithuania in the South Caucasus. I hope that the dialogue between Lithuania and Azerbaijan, both at the bilateral level and in relation to the European Union, will continue to be open and intense, and that the opportunities offered by the comprehensive cooperation will strengthen our states and will open up even more mutually beneficial ways for the citizens of our countries to engage in business, research, innovation,’ underlined Ms Čmilytė-Nielsen.