On 9 May, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius paid a working visit to Turkey and met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu.
Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Turkey calls to submit applications for the implementation of the projects of Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in the Republic of Turkey in 2018.
On December 4, 2017 Ambassador Audrius Brūzga opened a Lithuanian Honorary Consulate in Eskişehir and appointed Mr Zafer Türker, President of the Hisbim group of companies to represent Lithuania’s interests in Eskişehir.
A new Lithuanian Honorary Consulate was opened in Istanbul on October 30, 2017. A respected citizen of Turkey, President of Sarper Petrol A.S., Mr Sarper Cengiz was apointed to the post of the Honorary Consul of Lithunia with the consular jurisdiction over the province of Istanbul.
On October 19, 2017 Ambassador Audrius Bruzga met with Prof. Emine Nur Gunay, Member of the Grand National Assembly from Eskisehir, Member of the Turkish Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly to the Council of Europe. Ambassador Bruzga and Prof. Gunay exchanged views on nuclear safety and security in Europe.