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2020.02.17 12:00

World's tallest skyscraper in Dubai lights up in Lithuanian colours

Aida Murauskaitė, LRT.lt2020.02.17 12:00

The tallest skyscraper in the world, the Burj Khalifa in United Arab Emirates, lit up in Lithuanian colours to mark the country’s Independence Restoration Day on February 16.

The headquarters of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company and Gate Tower also displayed yellow, green and red colours, according to the spokeswoman at the Lithuanian foreign ministry, Rasa Jakilaitienė.

The Lithuanian Embassy in the UAE, which will officially open on March 8, organised the initiative.

There are 901 Lithuanian citizens registered in the country, as well as 26 students from Lithuania.