defence spending


Minister of Defense, other NATO ministers to discuss counter-terror efforts, defense funding
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 10:44
Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis is taking part in a meeting of NATO...
President Grybauskaitė attends NATO summit in Brussels
2017 m. gegužės 25 d. 10:28
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Thursday is attending NATO 's summit in...
US defense secretary says Baltics set an example of growing defense  (1)
2017 m. gegužės 10 d. 16:59
The Baltic countries are setting an example for all NATO member states in increasing their defense budgets , US Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Wednesday...
US defense secretary pledges to defend Baltc states but can't elaborate on Patriot systems
2017 m. gegužės 10 d. 11:53
United States Secretary of Defense James Mattis said in Vilnius on Wednesday that the US was ready to deploy defense systems in the Baltic states to deter Russia,...
Trump hails Lithuania's commitment to boost defence spending  (6)
2017 m. balandžio 28 d. 16:53
The United States President Donald Trump has applauded the Lithuanian commitment to raise...
Defence budget crucial amid Russian threats - Lithuanian ForMin at NATO meeting
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 09:26
Speaking at a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Brussels on Friday, Lithuania's Foreign...
US administration grateful to Baltic states for quality partnership - Linkevičius
2017 m. kovo 29 d. 10:14
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said at a meeting with Baltic foreign ministers that...
Lithuania plans to further raise number of troops, form 2 new batallions
2017 m. kovo 6 d. 12:23
Lithuania's Defence Ministry intends continue raising the number of professional troops next...
Way of spending more important than larger defense budget - Gen. Hodges
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 12:03
Lieutenant General Ben Hodges , commander of the United States Army Europe, has applauded...
Seimas speaker sees increase of defense funding as decision of principle
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 10:52
The proposal made by the Lithuanian State Defence Council to earmark 2 percent of the...
State Defence Council to mull 2018 defence spending
2017 m. vasario 28 d. 09:31
The Lithuanian State Defence Council is meeting at the President's Office on Tuesday to discuss financing of the defense sector for 20
President Grybauskaitė tells US vice-president Baltic air defence expectations  (1)
2017 m. vasario 19 d. 00:45
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says she updated US Vice-President Mike Pence on the expectations in connection to addition US military instruments to...
NATO chief sees Lithuania as example of defense spending
2017 m. vasario 15 d. 09:42
By raising its defence spending , Lithuania is an example to NATO Allies, NATO Secretary...
Trump congratulates Lithuania, with focus on Ukraine, defence spending, fighting ISIS
2017 m. vasario 10 d. 11:17
US President Donald Trump has congratulated Lithuania on the upcoming independence...
Open letter to Jarosław Kaczyński
2017 m. sausio 25 d. 16:42
I have always been among a right winger politician in Lithuania who supported and support the party you founded with your late brother Lech in 2001 Law and Justice.
President: defence spending shouldn't be tied to specific figures
2017 m. sausio 19 d. 10:02
Lithuania should not tie itself to specific financing figures as its defence spending will...
Lithuania needs bigger defence budget for cyber security, universal conscription - MP
2017 m. sausio 19 d. 09:53
Lithuania needs a bigger defence budget to ensure cyber security and prepare for universal...
PM backs proposal to boost defence spending to 2.5% of GDP  (1)
2017 m. sausio 18 d. 18:54
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis supports lawmakers' proposal to update a...
Seimas panel initiating new deal on defence financing  (1)
2017 m. sausio 17 d. 17:04
The Lithuanian parliament's National Security and Defence Committee has decided to initiate update of the agreement reached among political parties on defence spending .
Lithuania updates security strategy
2017 m. sausio 10 d. 09:39
Lithuania's updated National Security Strategy will highlight corruption and social exclusion as threats, the chairman of the parliament's Committee on National...
Peasants mull revising parliamentary agreement on defence
2017 m. sausio 5 d. 09:42
The Lithuanian Peasant and Green Union (LPGU) is considering revising an agreement on the...