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Portugal to take lead of NATO’s Baltic air-policing, backed by Spain, France

The Lithuanian Air Force Base in Šiauliai, northern Lithuania, will host on Wednesday a changeover of rotations conducting the NATO Air Policing Mission in the Baltic states. […]

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Defence

Denmark taking over NATO’s Baltic air-policing mission in Lithuania

A Danish Air Force detachment is taking over the NATO air-policing mission in the Baltic states in Siauliai, northern Lithuania. […]

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Defence

NATO fighter-jets scrambled once from Lithuania last week over 2 Russian warplanes

NATO fighter aircraft conducting the NATO air-policing mission in the Baltic states were scrambled once from Lithuania last week to intercept military aircraft of the Russian Federation in the international airspace over the Baltic Sea. […]

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Defence

NATO jets scrambled once last week over Russian warplanes

NATO fighter-jets serving in the NATO air-policing mission were last week scrambled once to intercept Russian warplanes flying above the Baltic Sea, the Defense Ministry said. […]