For the South Bohemian town of Třeboň yesterday has become a Lithuanian experience: the Embassy of Lithuania in Prague in cooperation with Třeboň, a town partnered with the Lithuanian Utena, have organised the Lithuanian Day in Třeboň. During the day, the local schoolchildren watched the Lithuanian historical film The Excursionist and took part in discussions with the Ambassador of Lithuania in Prague Edvilas Raudonikis. Young people asked about nowadays Lithuanian society and tips for travellers, and also were interested diplomats’ work.
In the eve of the Day of Defenders of Freedom Lithuanian Embassy in Prague has invited members of the Lithuanian community in the Czech Republic, the students residing in the country and other friends of Lithuania to celebrate the occasion together.
April 22, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Lithuania Edvilas Raudonikis presented his credentials to the President of the Czech Republic Miloš Zeman in an official ceremony at the Prague Castle.
April 20, at the Czech Parliament, the ambassadors of the three Baltic States, Chair of Committee of International Relations of the House of Deputies of Czech Republic Karel Schwarzenberg, former European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Štefan Fule, and Doc. PhDr. Luboš Švec from the Institute of International Studies at Charles University, gathered in a panel discussion to answer the topical questions that concern the current security environment of the Baltic sea region.