Linkevičius congratulates Belgian Foreign Minister on National Day
/ Updated: 2017.08.18 11:47
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius congratulated his counterpart, the Belgian Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs Didier Reynders on the occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Belgium.
According to Lithuania’s Foreign Minister, Lithuania and Belgium enjoy strong bilateral relations, as well as fruitful political, economic and security co-operation. “The Belgian commitment to the security of the Baltic region and participation in NATO’s enhanced forward presence in Lithuania is another solid demonstration of our unity,” reads the Lithuanian Foreign Minister’s letter of congratulations.
The Belgian National Day (the ascension to the throne of King Leopold I in 1831) is celebrated on 21 July.