Speaker of the Seimas congratulates Spain on National Day
Press release, 12 October 2022
On behalf of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania and on her own behalf, Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen, Speaker of the Seimas, congratulated Ander Gil García, Speaker of the Spanish Senate, Meritxell Batet Lamaña, Speaker of the Congress of Deputies, Members of the Spanish Parliament and the people of the Kingdom of Spain on National Day. She extended her wishes for every success and concord in the important daily parliamentary work.
Concurrently, the Speaker of the Seimas highlighted the fact that 2022 marked the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Spain and Lithuania.
‘This anniversary encourages us to strengthen our parliamentary cooperation further and to do our utmost to promote even closer dialogue between our countries,’ the congratulatory letter reads.
The Speaker of the Seimas took this opportunity to invite Mr Gil García and Ms Batet Lamaña to come on a visit to Lithuania in 2023.