State Defense Council

Russia dismisses reports of possible spy swap with Lithuania and Norway

The spokeswoman for Russia 's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday said she had no information on a possible exchange of spies with Lithuania and...

Lithuania prepares for 'spy swap' with Russia

Lithuania and Russia have agreed on an exchange of people convicted of espionage , well-informed sources have confirmed to BNS.

Defence Minister informs parliament body of possible deployment of troops to Syria

Lithuania's Minister of National Defense Raimundas Karoblis introduced the Board of the Seimas on Wednesday to possible deployment of troops to Syria...

Nauseda calls meeting of State Defense Council over undisclosed matters

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda is on Wednesday calling a meeting of the country's State Defense Council . But the matters to be discussed at the...

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...