Office of the Spokesperson
Acting Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Philip T. Reeker will travel to Vilnius, Lithuania, March 10 to 11, to attend a Bucharest Nine (B9) Foreign Ministerial. Ambassador Reeker and the nine Allies on NATO’s eastern flank will exchange views on burden sharing, relations with Russia, the PRC’s role in Europe, energy security, and NATO’s role in fighting terrorism. While in Vilnius, Ambassador Reeker will also join the Lithuanians in commemorating the 30th anniversary of the re-establishment of Lithuania’s independence.
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