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Defense Ministry moves to lower upper age limit for conscripts to 23 years (Updated)

The Lithuanian Defense Ministry proposes to lower the upper age limit for draftees for mandatory initial military service to 23 years.

Poll ranks security chief Jauniškis as Lithuania's most influential civil servant (1)

Lithuania's elite sees Darius Jauniškis , director of the State Security Department (VSD), as being the most influential among the country's civil...

US army chief thanks Lithuania for support in fighting terrorism

Chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford has thanked Lithuania for its support in fighting terrorism and reiterated further...

Lithuania's chief of defense to pay visit to United States

Chief of Defense of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas is leaving of an official visit to the United States on Thursday.

Lithuanian, Polish defense chiefs to meet to discuss air defense, Suwalki gap

Lithuania's Chief of Defense Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas is meeting with Poland 's military commanders in Warsaw on Thursday to discuss the...