Lithuania's military

Lithuanian army's elite force commander to be appointed NATO, EU rep

Colonel Modestas Petrauskas , commander of the Lithuanian Special Operations Forces, is set to be appointed Lithuania's military representative to NATO...

Lithuania will consider sending more troops, civilians to Afghanistan, defmin says

Lithuania will consider sending more troops to Afghanistan and also appoint a civilian representative, says Lithuanian Minister of National Defense...

SocDems oppose new defense deal, other Lithuanian parties inclined to back it

The Lithuanian Social Democratic Party (LSDP) is unlikely to support the government's proposed agreement on the country's defense policy for the next...

US army chief thanks Lithuania for support in fighting terrorism

Chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford has thanked Lithuania for its support in fighting terrorism and reiterated further...

Lithuanian appeals court upholds prison sentences in spying case

The Lithuanian Court of Appeals on Friday upheld prison sentences against a former Lithuanian Air Force officer and a Russian citizen convicted for spying.