President Mohamed Nasheed has sent a message of congratulations to the newly elected President of Lithuania, Dr Dalia Grybauskaite. The President’s message reads as follows:


“On behalf of the government and people of the Maldives and on my own behalf, I send our warm congratulations and sincere good wishes to you on your election as President of the Republic of Lithuania.

Lithuania and the Maldives have shared friendly relations and I look forward to further strengthening these ties in the years ahead. Please accept my best wishes for your good health and well-being, and for the peace, progress and prosperity of the people of Lithuania.”