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Seimas opens discussions of Magnitsky Act
2017 m. balandžio 21 d. 10:28
Lithuania's parliament opened debates of the so-called Magnitsky Act , which would ban entry to foreigners linked with large-scale corruption, money laundering or...
Persons in contact with Bastys aimed to change Lithuanian geopolitical course
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 09:15
Persons who maintained close contacts with Lithuanian MP Mindaugas Bastys aimed to change the country's geopolitical course, Vytautas Bakas , chairman of the...
Seimas panel to vote on conclusions of probe into Bastys' ties
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 09:40
The Lithuanian parliament's National Security and Defence Committee on Wednesday plans to...
Seimas committee to mull threats with US defense intelligence chief
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 10:08
Members of the Lithuanian parliamentary National Security and Defence Committee will meet...
Seimas panel wants more info declassified in MP Bastys' ties probe
2017 m. balandžio 6 d. 09:11
The Lithuanian parliament's committee that is probing Social Democratic MP Mindaugas Bastys ' ties with Russia's businesses and security services and Lithuania's...
Lithuania to hold exercise for politicians as tensions with Russia stay high
2017 m. kovo 31 d. 12:44
As tensions with Russia remain high, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry, together with...
Seimas panel head describes intelligence file on MP Bastys as 'serious'
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 16:30
The Lithuanian State security Department (VSD) has provided a vast amount of "really...
Psychological support must be available to Lithuanian military personnel - MP
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 08:52
Timely psychological support has to be available to members of the Lithuanian Armed Forces , Vytautas Bakas , chairman of the parliament's Committee on National...
Seimas board updated on threats of cyber attack - Seimas speaker
2017 m. vasario 22 d. 13:35
The Lithuanian parliament's board met with military intelligence officers in Vilnius on Wednesday, focusing on threats of cyber attacks , Parliamentary Speaker...
NATO wants detailed info in advance about Zapad 2017 exercise near Lithuania
2017 m. vasario 15 d. 09:56
NATO would want to receive detailed information in advance from Russia and Belarus...
Zapad 2017 exercise clear preparation for war with West - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. vasario 10 d. 10:25
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that the Zapad 2017 exercise planned by...
Zapad 2017 will be biggest-ever exercise at our borders - Bakas
2017 m. vasario 9 d. 15:58
The Zapad 2017 exercise to take place in Russia and Belarus later this year will be the biggest-ever military war games next to Lithuanian borders, says...
Scope of national security threats changing - Chair of Committee
2017 m. vasario 2 d. 10:43
The scope of national security threats is changing with the European Union and NATO...
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 defense policy agreement among political parties to include a commitment to...
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...
Lithuanian Railways has foreign policy of its own
2016 m. gruodžio 9 d. 13:41
Lietuvos Geležinkeliai ( Lithuanian Railways , or LG) pursues a foreign policy of its own...