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Lithuania may increase contribution in Mali and Afghanistan

The Defense Ministry will propose to somewhat increase Lithuania's military contribution to missions in Mali and Afghanistan and to send troops to...

Russian arms control inspectors visiting Lithuania (1)

A team of Russian arms control inspectors are starting on Tuesday a visit to a chosen military area of Lithuania, the Defense Ministry said.

Government approves plans for increasing soldier numbers (1)

The Lithuanian government approved on Wednesday plans for growing the number of military servicemen in the next decade.

Lithuanian troops to be decorated after Mali deployment

Lithuanian soldiers of the 1st Territorial Unit, Dainava Military District, National Defense Volunteer Force will be decorated in the southern city of Alytus...

Fourth rotation of Lithuanian troops to leave for UN-led operation in Mali

A fourth rotation of Lithuanian troops are leaving for the UN -led stability operation MINUSMA in Mali on Friday, the Defense Ministry said.