Minister of Foreign Affairs
On 21 January, the Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas Varvuolis presented his letters of credence to the President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte.
The Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Ernesto Abella also took part in the ceremony.
After the solemn ceremony, the Ambassador laid a wreath at the José Rizal Monument in Manila.
The Ambassador G. Varvuolis resides in Tokyo. He is the fourth Ambassador of Lithuania to the Philippines. Lithuania and the Philippines established their diplomatic relations on 15 December 1991.