President Grybauskaitė: Cooperation between Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine strengthens regional security
Friday, May 29, 2015
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Marshal of the Polish Senate Bogdan Borusewicz, Chairman of Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada Volodymyr Groysman, and Speaker of the Lithuanian Seimas Loreta Graužinienė, who are participating in the sixth session of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine. The meeting focused on the security situation in the region, the situation in Ukraine, and enhanced interparliamentary cooperation between the three countries, said the presidential press service.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Parliament Speaker Loreta Graužinienė
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