Lithuania will consider sending more troops, civilians to Afghanistan, defmin says

Lithuania will consider sending more troops to Afghanistan and also appoint a civilian representative, says Lithuanian Minister of National Defense Raimundas Karoblis, currently on a visit to Afghanistan. […]

Foreign affairs

Germany remains Lithuania’s trusted security, defense partner, defmin says

German-Lithuanian cooperation in the area of security and defense intensified after Germany took over the lead over the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion in Lithuania, Lithuanian National Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis says. […]

Foreign affairs

The Riga Conference 2018 commences with questions on our future

Today, on 28th September, the largest security and foreign policy forums in the Baltic Sea region – The Rīga Conference 2018 – commences at the National Library of Latvia. Over the next two days the conference will welcome heads of states, experts, diplomats, academics and media representatives together with some 700 experts from around the world discussing touching questions to the Western alliances. […]

No Picture

Croatia to rejoin NATO battalion in Lithuania in 2 years

Croatia plans to rejoin NATO‘s multinational battalion in Lithuania in two years’ time, the Lithuanian Defense Ministry said. […]


Lithuanian army to set up new battalion in Šiauliai

Lithuania’s army plans to set up a new infantry battalion in the northern city of Siauliai, the Ministry of National Defense announced on Friday. […]