European Defense Fund

European Defense: Time for a Higher Level of Ambition

President Donald Trump ’s address to the UN General Assembly in September 2018 was a fresh reminder of the United States’ abdication of leadership and...

Lithuanian defmin welcomes proposed EU defense funding increase

Lithuanian Minister of National Defense Raimundas Karoblis has welcomed an increase in defense spending, planned in the European Union 's new budget as...

Lithuania joins EU project to develop naval surveillance technology

Lithuania has joined the European Union (EU) initiative OCEAN2020 aimed at boosting naval technological research in surveillance and interdiction missions.

Lithuania suggests EU should set up "military Schengen“

Lithuania has suggested establishing a so-called military Schengen project within the European Union ( EU ) to facilitate movement of military capacities,...

EU must invest more in its defense - Lithuanian president

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that the European Union must invest more in its defense and do so more efficiently.