The foreign ministers of Lithuania and Latvia have agreed to establish the Balts' Award, the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry said on Friday, September 22. According to the press release, the first Balts' Award will be symbolically presented in 2018 when both countries celebrate their centenaries.
The award will be assigned for the promotion of Lithuanian and Latvian languages, literature and historic research, etc.
The application will be open on the websites of Lithuanian and Latvian Ministries of Foreign Affairs in due time, said the ministry.
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