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The Fulbright Program – Celebrating 75 years of Global Impact

In 2021, Lithuania joins countries around the world in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Fulbright Program.  On August 1, 1946, in the aftermath of World War II, President Harry S. Truman signed the Fulbright Act into law to establish the Fulbright Program, an international academic exchange program with an ambitious goal—to increase mutual understanding, and support friendly ...
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Ambasador Gilchrist’s Remarks at the Commemoration event of the Sumner Welles Declaration

Ambassador Gilchrist’s Remarks at the 81st anniversary commemoration event of the Sumner Welles Declaration, Washington Square, Vilnius. Foreign Minister Landsbergis, Professor Landsbergis, Honorable Member of Parliament Emanuelis Zingeris, Distinguished guests, Having served so much of my career in this region, it is always an honor to represent the United States when we mark the anniversary ...
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Solicitation for a 17-passenger bus purchase

Dear Prospective Offerors, US Embassy Vilnius is soliciting proposals for a 17-passenger bus purchase with following minimum requirements: Automatic transmission. Engine power 120 kW or larger. Diesel engine. Pre-collision system that would stop the car in case the driver fails to notice a hazard in front. Heated windshield. Full LED Headlamps. Tinted windows. Electric side ...
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Solicitation for sedan purchase

Dear Prospective Offerors, US Embassy Vilnius is soliciting proposals for sedan purchase with following minimum requirements: Full size sedan, wheelbase 2,8 meters or longer. Automatic transmission. Engine size 2 liter or larger. Gasoline or gasoline hybrid engine. Anti-collision system that would stop the car in case the driver fails to notice a hazard in front. ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Vilnius, Lithuania

Lithuania – Travel Advisory Level lowered from Level 4 to a Level 3 – Reconsider Travel to Lithuania due to COVID-19.    Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a  Level 3 Travel Health Notice  for Lithuania due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place ...
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