State Defence Council

Seimas speaker urges parties to agree on defense funding of 2.5 pct of GDP

Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has called upon political parties to support the proposal of the State Defen c e Council to raise...

State Defense Council proposes to raise defense funding to 2.5 pct in 2030

The Lithuanian State Defence Council proposed on Tuesday to continue gradually increasing defense spending to reach 2.5 percent of GDP in 2030.

Lithuanian State Defence Council to discuss priority defence needs

The Lithuanian State Defence Council will discuss the country's priority defen c e needs at its meeting on Tuesday, the president's press office said.

President urges parties to seek new deal on defence funding

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has called on political parties to seek a new political agreement on defence funding amid continuing threats to...