10/04/2013 Lithuanian Ambassador to the UK discusses EU Presidency
Her Excellency Mrs Asta Skaisgiryte Liauskiene, Lithuanian Ambassador to the UK, delivered a lecture about the objectives for Lithuania's forthcoming presidency of the Council of the European Union, at Newcastle University on 10th April 2013.
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