Ukraine, Lithuania foreign ministers agree on further coordination of actions on Crimea, Donbas de-occupation
Foreign Ministers of Ukraine and Lithuania, Vadym Prystaiko and Linas Linkevicius, have agreed on further coordination of actions to support Ukrainian efforts to de-occupy Crimea and Donbas.
The meeting took place on September 26 as part of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on its website.
In particular, the foreign ministers reaffirmed their general disposition toward the further development of strategic partnership between two states.
Prystaiko expressed gratitude to Lithuania for medical treatment of the Ukrainian military and participation in the restoration of infrastructure of Donetsk and Luhansk regions destroyed as a result of Russian armed aggression.
In addition, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry highly appreciated the readiness of Vilnius to host an international conference on reform in Ukraine in 2020.
The ministers also agreed on further coordination of actions to support the efforts of the Ukrainian side to de-occupy its territories, stop the violation of human rights in the temporarily occupied territories and release the illegally detained Ukrainian citizens.