Lithuanian and Swedish Foreign Ministers to hold a meeting in Vilnius
On 22 November, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis will meet with the new Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs Tobias Billström, who will be visiting Vilnius. The Foreign Ministers of the two countries will discuss regional security issues, support for Ukraine, sanctions against Russia and Sweden's future Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
Billström became Sweden’s foreign minister after the parliamentary election of September 11. The new Government of the country declared that one of its foreign policy priorities was to dedicate greater attention strengthen the focus on Europe and Sweden’s relations with the Nordic and Baltic countries.