VILNIUS, 15th June, 2016 (WAM) — Dalia Grybauskaite, President of the Republic of Lithuania, has received the credentials of Dr. Youssef Issa Hassan Al Sabri, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Poland, as Non-Resident Ambassador to Lithuania.

During the meeting, Dr. Al Sabri conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.

The Lithuanian President reciprocated greetings to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, wishing the UAE leadership and its people further success and prosperity.

She also praised the bilateral relations between the UAE and Lithuania, stressing her country’s keenness to strengthen and develop them in various fields. The president went on to highlight the continuous development of economic relations between the two countries, expressing her hopes of bolstering them through increasing bilateral trade relations and the volume of investments.

She also wished Dr. Al Sabri success in his diplomatic mission to the country, while the UAE Ambassador expressed his delight to serve as a non-resident ambassador to Lithuania, stressing that he will utilise all efforts to strengthen cooperation between the UAE and Lithuania at all levels.

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