Lithuanian President, Dalia Grybouskaitė has appointed  new ambassador of Lithuania to Israel – Edminas Bagdonas

During the last Monday, following the Constitution and having regard to the submission of the Government, the Lithuanian President signed the decree on the appointment of the ambassador reported

Edminas Bagdonas is serving now as a Director of the Eastern Neighbourhood Policy Department at the Ministry Of Foreign Affairs. Bagdonas will get into his new duty in Tel Aviv at September 8.

According to The Baltic Times, Bagdonas started his diplomatic career in 1994 when he was the consul of Lithuanian Embassy in Ukraine, later he headed the State and Diplomatic Protocol Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Bagnoas has also served as ambassador to Italy and Belarus, chief of the Foreign Policy Group and advisor to President Valdas Adamkus.