Visit of the EC to Lithuania: joint press conference by José Manuel Barroso and Dalia Grybauskaité
On 5 July 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Dalia Grybauskaité, President of Lithuania and President in office of the Council of the EU, participated in the inaugural meeting of the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the EU with the EC in Vilnius. The country had an ambitious agenda, from promoting growth and jobs to putting Banking Union on firm foundations and strengthening the Eastern partnership.
It was the first Lithuanian Presidency and the first with 28 Member States.
This video shows the press conference given by José Manuel Barroso and Dalia Grybauskaité following their meeting.