Embassy of Ukraine in the Kingdom of Thailand

Kyiv 07:46

Political relations between Ukraine and Lao PDR

Political relations between Ukraine and Lao PDR

Date of recognition: on 2 of January 1992 the Lao People’s Democratic Republic recognised Ukraine as a sovereign and independent state.

Date of establishing of diplomatic relations: on 17 of September 1992 Ukraine and the Lao Democratic Republic established diplomatic relations.

Political relations:

In September 1999, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Mr. Borys Tarasyuk held a meeting with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Laos Mr. Somsavat Lengsawad in the framework of 54th session of the UN General Assembly in New-York.  

On November 20-21, 2007, deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Mr. Andriy Veselovskiy took part at the Ministerial Conference of the International Organisation of Francophonie in Vientiane, Laos.

In September, 2010 Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine held a meeting with Vice-prime-minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Laos in the framework of the UN General Assembly in New-York.

On June 30 – July 2, 2011 Vice-prime-minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Laos Mr. T.Sisoulith paid an official visit to Ukraine.

In May 2017, Ambassador of Ukraine Andrii Beshta presented credentials to the President of Lao People’s Democratic Republic.