On 28 November in Vilnius, the Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Darius Skusevičius presented the exequatur to the producer, songwriter, performer and public figure Jurgis Didžiulis, enabling him to carry out the duties of the Honorary Consul of Colombia in Lithuania. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius signed the exequatur, taking into account the decision by the President of Colombia and the head of diplomacy.
Lithuania opened its Honorary Consulate in Guayaquil, Ecuador’s largest city. It is headed by the entrepreneur Miguel Weisson Chiriboga.
On 26 June, the Honorary Consulate of Lithuania was officially opened in Quito, the capital city of Ecuador. It is headed by the lawyer and entrepreneur Raúlis Neptalí Jaramillo Andrade.
On 6 May, Linas Linkevičius, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania, being on an official visit in Japan, and Fumio Kishida, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, held an official opening of the Honorary Consulate of Lithuania in Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs strongly condemns today’s attack on the Saint Petersburg subway network. At least 10 people were killed in the explosion and another 50 people were injured. We extend our deepest condolences to the families and the loved ones of the victims, and wish a speedy recovery to those injured.