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New chief of defense: I am a realist and don’t dream about things we cannot have

Lithuania's incoming chief of defense , Major General Valdemaras Rupsys , says he will seek to accelerate new armored vehicle and artillery system...

Order and Justice party joins defense pact

Remigijus Žemaitaitis , leader of Lithuania's Order and Justice party , on Thursday signed an agreement by the country's political parties on defense...

Ušackas calls on Lithuania to join EU military force, Šimonytė sees no easy answer

Vygaudas Ušackas , a former diplomat seeking the Homeland Union –Lithuanian Christian Democrats (HU-LCD) nomination to run in next year's presidential...

Social Democrats suggest not increasing defense spending threshold

Lithuania's opposition social democrats have suggested keeping the country's existing level of defense spending at 2 percent GDP and not to increase it.

Seimas parties sign defense policy agreement (Updated)

Lithuania's parliamentary parties signed on Monday an agreement on the country's defense policy for the next decade.