"The ministers committed to support Ukraine's efforts to become a flourishing member of European democracies, as well as in the EU's Eastern Partnership format," Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
"The statement also underlines the need to resolve the military conflict in eastern Ukraine through the implementation of the Minsk Agreements, and also strongly condemns Russian aggression violating Ukraine's territorial integrity," the ministry's statement says.
Soon afterwards, Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula and started supported separatists in the east of the country.
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius also attended the first information consultations between the Lithuanian and Estonian Ministries of Foreign Affairs. Such consultations have been regularly held with Latvia for the past couple of years.
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