Linas Linkevičius

(Lithuania)

Linas Linkevičius has been Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania since December 2012. Before he was a member of the Seimas, the Lithuanian parliament, minister of National Defence from 1993 to 1996 and from 2000 to 2004. He was the Lithuanian Permanent Representative to NATO from 2005 until 2011. He was then appointed Ambassador to Belarus, but was soon back in Lithuania to serve as Foreign Minister.