Vice-Minister D. Skusevičius meets with new Israeli Ambassador
/ Updated: 2019.09.10 17:05
On 9 September, the Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania D. Skusevičias met with the new Israeli Ambassador Yossi Avni Levy. The Foreign Vice-Minister welcomed the intense relationship between Lithuania and Israel, discussed further cooperation between the two countries, and preparations for the Year of the Vilna Gaon and the History of the Jews of Lithuania in 2020.
Yossi Avni Levy was pleased that his tenure as Ambassador to Lithuania had begun. He expressed interest in Lithuania's geopolitical situation and foreign policy priorities. The former Ambassador to Serbia, Yossi Avni Levy is also a prized Israeli writer. He replaced the Ambassador Amir Maimon, who had worked in Lithuania since 2015.