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A third of Lithuanians favour universal military service
2017 m. balandžio 18 d. 16:26
One-third of the Lithuanian population are in favor of introducing universal military service in the country, according to a survey carried out by the pollster RAIT...
Lithuania's ex-air force commander dismissed from military service
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 08:57
Lithuanian Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis has dismissed Colonel Audronis Navickas , a former Air Force commander, from professional military service, the...
President Grybauskaitė: Lithuania is ready to defend itself
2017 m. balandžio 4 d. 10:53
President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on Monday that Lithuania was ready to defend itself in...
Russia seeks infiltration of young men with dual citizenship as Lithuanian recruits
2017 m. balandžio 4 d. 09:55
Russia is searching for ways of infiltrating young men holding dual citizenship of Lithuania...
Russia's readiness for combat in 24 hours sends signal to Lithuania, NATO
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 11:33
Russia 's readiness to open combat action against the Baltic states within 24-48 hours sends a signal to both Lithuania and NATO , says Lithuania's Defence Minister...
Lithuanian Air Force to transfer to Western helicopters in 2022
2017 m. kovo 27 d. 11:18
Lithuania's Air Forces should transfer to more modern Western helicopters from 2022, the Defence Resource Council decided last week.
NATO, Nordic, Baltic air force commanders meeting in Lithuania to discuss security
2017 m. kovo 22 d. 10:45
NATO's Allied Air Command (AIRCOM) commander is meeting with commanders of the Air Forces of...
Lithuania replacing military officer in charge of military procurement
2017 m. kovo 22 d. 09:55
Officer in charge of military procurement , Colonel Darius Užkuraitis , is being rotated...
Lithuania should step up security cooperation with Nordic states - Minister of Defence
2017 m. kovo 20 d. 09:33
Lithuania should step military and security cooperation with the Nordic countries , Defence...
Lithuania to increase its contribution to EU operations
2017 m. kovo 7 d. 10:16
Lithuania will increase its contribution to the EU's military operations and missions, Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis said during a meeting of the bloc's...
Czech troops in NATO battalion would be key contribution to deterrence
2017 m. kovo 2 d. 09:42
Czech troops in the NATO battalion being stationed in Lithuania would be a significant contribution to the consolidation of deterrence and defence, Lithuania's...
Lithuania could get cyber recruits in next few years
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 08:26
Lithuania could get cyber recruits and generate a reserve of people troops within the next...
US Army Europe commander coming to Lithuania  (1)
2017 m. vasario 27 d. 12:42
Lieutenant General Ben Hodges , commander of the United States Army Europe, is coming to...
Merkel: Fake news about troops in Lithuania show we should be alert  (1)
2017 m. vasario 24 d. 09:59
The news in Lithuania about an underage girl allegedly raped by troops show the need to be...
MPs unanimously ratify pact on status of US troops in Lithuania
2017 m. vasario 14 d. 18:19
Lithuania's parliament on Tuesday unanimously ratified the Lithuania-US agreement on the status of US troops in the Baltic states.
Seimas to ratify deal on status of US troops on fast-track basis
2017 m. vasario 14 d. 12:10
The Seimas on Tuesday launched the procedure of ratification of Lithuania's agreement with...
Air force commander dismissed after helicopter repairs probe
2017 m. vasario 13 d. 09:20
Lithuanian Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis has decided that Air Force Commander...
President expects parlt to debate defense deal with US next week
2017 m. vasario 7 d. 14:03
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė expects the Seimas to debate an agreement on the status of US troops in Lithuania during its extraordinary session next week.
Fast-track ratification of Lithuania-US defence deal would be political signal
2017 m. vasario 7 d. 11:22
A proposed fast-track ratification of an agreement on the status of US troops in Lithuania would be a political signal that the country is ready to host American...
Lithuania proposes treaty on status of US troops for parlt ratification
2017 m. vasario 7 d. 10:31
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has submitted the treaty with the United States...
Lithuania to raise salaries for soldiers by 5% this year, another 10% in 2018
2017 m. sausio 27 d. 09:59
Lithuania's Defence Ministry suggests raising salaries for troops by 5 percent in October...
DefMin extends military helicopter repairs probe
2017 m. sausio 26 d. 12:37
Lithuanian Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis has extended until February 8 a probe into...
DefMin completes helicopter repairs probe, to release findings next week
2017 m. sausio 19 d. 15:52
The Lithuanian Defence Ministry's General Inspectorate has completed its probe into two helicopter repair contracts, with the findings to be released by Defence...
Lithuania, US sign agreement on status of US troops
2017 m. sausio 17 d. 13:53
Lithuania and the United States signed on Tuesday an agreement on the status of US troops...
DefMin Karoblis – soldiers need to be trained in the army, not at schools
2017 m. sausio 16 d. 12:40
Based on the implementation of Russian deterrence, a tank and AFV brigade from the United...
Lithuania, US to sign deal on status of US troops
2017 m. sausio 16 d. 10:41
Lithuania and the United States will Tuesday sign an agreement on the status of US troops...