Minister of National Defense

MPs to consider proposal on extending troops' mandate on Belarusian border

The Seimas of Lithuania will consider extending the army's existing mandate to act on the country's border with Belarus.

Probe in Lithuania: Chinese 5G smartphones pose cyber security risks

An investigation into three smartphones produced by Chinese companies Huawei, Xiaomi and OnePlus, carried out in Lithuania, has disclosed four major cyber...

Remains of three WWII victims found to be handed over to US

The remains of three WWII American pilots found in Lithuania will be handed over to the United States on Thursday.

Lithuanian president calls SDC meeting over border protection

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has called a meeting of the country's State Defense Council on Monday to discuss state border protection, the...

Report: number of cyber security incidents up by quarter

The number of cybersecurity incidents in Lithuania rose by a quarter last year, and that was largely influenced by the COVID-19 pandemic when usual...