President: EU treaties shouldn't be revised in debates on multiple-speed Europe
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Amid the discussions among European Union (EU) leaders on a multiple-speed community with different levels of integration, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Friday suggested that fundamental treaties should not be amended.
Europe needs unity more than ever before, as it is challenged by crisis of identity and confidence, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said after meeting in Berlin with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel and four other leaders in the run-up to European Union (EU) summit.
European Council President Donald Tusk will make a tour of the Baltic states this week to discuss preparations for the summit, which will discuss the European Union's (EU) future after the United Kingdom decided to leave the organization.
To secure European support to decommissioning of the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) after 2020, Lithuania must demonstrate progress and correct the impression of the project stalling, Energy Vice-Minister Simonas Šatūnas says.