Tobias Lindner, one of the key representatives of the German Foreign Ministry, is going to meet with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya in Lithuania
Information about this is published on the website of the Ministry of Federal Foreign Office of Germany. It is reported that during a meeting with the leader of the Belarusian opposition Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, Lindner wants to discuss the situation in Belarus.
According to historian Alexander Friedman, Tobias Lindner specializes in defense and security issues and is one of the key figures in the new leadership of the German Foreign Ministry. According to Friedman, the visit to Lithuania in the pre-Christmas week emphasizes the importance of the Lithuanian-Belarusian direction for German foreign policy.
“My first meeting as Minister of State with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, who was nominated as the laureate of the famous Charlemagne Prize in 2022, emphasizes: we continue to work closely with the entire Belarusian opposition in its struggle for freedom, democracy and human rights in Europe”,– Lindner said.