Official visit by Federal Councillor Madame Micheline Calmy-Rey to Estonia and Lithuania

Bern, Press release, 07.10.2010

Federal Councillor Micheline Calmy-Rey will pay an official working visit to Estonia and Lithuania on Sunday and Monday next. The head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) will meet her counterparts in the two Baltic countries to discuss bilateral and multilateral issues.

On Monday in Tallinn, Mrs Calmy-Rey will hold talks with the Estonian Foreign Minister Mr Urmas Paet. Their discussions will focus on their countries' European policies. Estonia is preparing to rejoin the euro zone in 2011.

After Estonia, Mrs Calmy-Rey will visit Lithuania. In Vilnius, she will hold talks with the Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr Audronius Azubalis. Lithuania will hold the presidency of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe  (OSCE) in 2011.

Address for enquiries:

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