D. Grybauskaitė after meeting P. Poroshenko: Western attention to Ukraine is waning

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D. Grybauskaitė after meeting P. Poroshenko: Western attention to Ukraine is waning

Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite speaks to journalists as she arrives for an informal meeting of the 27 EU heads of state or government at the European Council headquarters in Brussels on February 23, 2018. The European countries hold a summit on the future leadership of the European Commission, the composition of the European Parliament after the Brexit, and the post-Brexit budget. / AFP PHOTO / ARIS OIKONOMOU (Photo credit should read ARIS OIKONOMOU/AFP/Getty Images)

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During the Davos World Forum, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė held bilateral talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Armenia’s new Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The Lithuanian head of state emphasized during her meeting with the Ukrainian president that the international community’s attention to Ukraine is waning, lrt.lt writes.

During these meetings, discussions revolved around the security situation in the Baltic and Black Sea regions, EU Eastern Partnership prospects, Ukrainian and Armenian cooperation with the EU and the two countries’ integration pursuits, a press release from the Presidential Palace states.

D. Grybauskaitė emphasised that the international community’s attention to Ukraine is waning, but that Lithuania will always remain a consistent and firm supporter of the country, the strongest voice in support of it and its people’s pursuit of a European future.

At Davos, meetings were also organised between D. Grybauskaitė and her delegation with world company leaders, during which investment, business development in Lithuania in the areas of artificial intelligence, cyber security technologies and service centres were discussed.

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