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NATO asks Russia questions about Zapad exercise close to Lithuania
2017 m. liepos 14 d. 09:53
At a meeting with Russia's envoy on Thursday, NATO ambassadors asked him questions about the scale and scenario of the large-scale Zapad 2017 military exercise...
Girnius. Is Russia that dangerous?
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 11:32
Minister of Defence notes increased military activity in Baltic Sea region
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 09:53
Military activity in the Baltic Sea region has recently heightened, however, the situation...
Baltic PMs say their countries ready, feel safe ahead of Zapad war games
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 16:07
The Baltic prime ministers say that their countries are ready for Zapad , a major military...
President arrives in east Ukraine to celebrate visa-free travels
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 15:11
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Friday arrived in the city of Kharkov in eastern Ukraine to congratulate Ukrainians on visa-free travels to the...
Russian ambassador: Lithuania owes Russia 72 billion US dollars  (1)
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 11:12
After another May passed placing a flower crown placed near the monument commemorating those that had perished during Lithuania’s road to freedom, with the before...
President sees Zapad, Belarus N-plant as key threats to transatlantic security
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 15:01
The world clearly understands that key threats to transatlantic security in our region...
Zapad exercise alarming due to simulated attacks against NATO
2017 m. gegužės 15 d. 09:40
The Russian-Belarusian exercise Zapad to take place close to the Lithuanian border 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...
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 intelligence warns over provocations during Russia-Betarus war games
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 10:53
Lithuania's intelligence on Monday warned about possible provocations held in conjunction with the Russia - Belarus war games to take place close to Lithuania's...
Lithuanian intelligence report in short – 6 key threats
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 09:59
Lithuania's intelligence institutions on Monday published the traditional report of...
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...
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...
Regional presence of US troops virtually permanent - NATO general
2017 m. kovo 16 d. 16:20
The presence of US troops in the region is already virtually permanent, General Curtis M. Scaparrotti , NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe said in Vilnius on...
Belarus could be Putin's next target - Kasparov tells
2017 m. kovo 6 d. 09:37
Belarus could be the next country targeted by Russia's President Vladimir Putin after Ukraine, Russian opposition figure Gary Kasparov , former world chess...
Germany's defmin awarded high state decoration in Lithuania
2017 m. kovo 3 d. 09:30
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Thursday presented Germany's Defense Minister...
US general calls on Russia for transparency during Zapad 2017 exercise
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 11:16
Lieutenant General Ben Hodges , commander of the United States Army Europe, has urged...
Rekindled train wagon debate calls into question planned size for Zapad 2017  (1)
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 11:44
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė told journalists in Riga earlier this month...
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...
Belarusian opposition think Russians may leave weapons after Zapad
2017 m. vasario 22 d. 09:45
The Belarusian society has fears about the upcoming joint war games with Russia, Zapad 2017 , and the plans to bring numerous weaponry, Belarusian opposition...
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...