foreign Minister of Lithuania Linas Linkevi?ius today, eleven of June in the capital of Greece, Athens, took part in the meeting of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the EU countries and the League of Arab States drew attention to the importance of the exchange of political opinion and of the interaction between the EU and the League of Arab countries in the settlement of conflicts in the middle East, Also focused on the situation in Ukraine, told news Agency, the Lithuanian foreign Ministry.
" we must respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine ", - said Linkevi?ius. This position is reflected in the final document of the meeting of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the EU countries and the Arab League.
The third meeting of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the EU countries and the League of Arab countries aimed at strengthening the exchange of political opinions, and discuss possibilities of cooperation in order to help increase Security, stability and regional prosperity. The Ministers of foreign Affairs discussed not only economic issues, but also human rights, civil society development, crisis management and strengthening institutional cooperation. Also discussed the situation in the region in the Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, Sudan and in other countries, the peace process in the middle East, terrorism and other issues.
The linkevi?ius Also met with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Jordan Nasser Judeh and agreed with him interaction in the framework of the resolution of the UN security Council and bilateral relations. Foreign Minister of Lithuania in the conversation with the Ministers of foreign Affairs of Tunisia and Qatar Mongi elds Hamdi and Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah put forward the issue of simplifying the visa regime for the Citizens of Lithuania and other issues of bilateral relations. The linkevi?ius Also met with heads of the delegations of Djibouti and Yemen.