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Commander of the Lithuanian Land Force Brig Gen Valdemaras Rupšys is attending one of the largest in the world global Annual Meeting & Exposition for land forces in North America this week. Over 30 000 participants from 82 countries meet in the U.S. annually to familiarise with latest service development trends, cutting-edge technologies and most capable equipment. The event gives a platform for establishing connections and discussion among allies or partners. Among top-ranking attendees this year are Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army Gen Mark A. Milley, Secretary of Defence James Mattis, and many other high ranking officials and generals.

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New batch of Unimog trucks delivered to the Lithuanian Armed Forces

Successful collaboration with the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) is continued, on October 11 the Lithuanian Armed Forces received 54 Unimog U5000 trucks (permissible load capacity 5 tons) manufactured by Daimler AG of Germany.

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300 soldiers trained peacekeeping operations for two weeks at international Exercise Maple Arch 2018

On October 12 closing ceremony of international Exercise Maple Arch 2018 took place at Gen Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas Warfare Training Centre in Nemenčinė.  Over the two weeks of the exercise roughly 300 troops from 9 countries and the trilateral Lithuanian Grand Duchy Great Hetman Konstantinas Ostrogiškis LITPOLUKRBRIG Brigade rehearsed peacekeeping and stability operations using J-CATS simulation system.

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German soldier farewelled on his final journey

On October 11, Rukla, soldiers of the Lithuanian Armed Forces and the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group bid farewell to the soldier of the Federal Republic of Germany who had lost his life at Pabradė Training Area during the weekend.

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Lithuanian Armed Forces leadership met with Commander Joint Force Command Brunssum

Commander of NATO's Joint Force Command in Brunssum General Riccardo Marchio (the Netherlands) is conducting his second visit in Lithuania this year. On October 10 General met with Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas and Chief of the Defence Staff Major General Vitalijus Vaikšnoras.

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International Exercise Maple Arch 2018 closing ceremony and DV and Media Day

On October 12 closing ceremony and DV and Media Day of international Exercise Maple Arch 2018 will take place at Gen Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas Warfare Training Centre in Nemenčinė.

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Rescue operation completed with success: the ferry that had gone through an incident at sea and warships of the Lithuanian Navy that have escorted it are successfully moored in Klaipėda Seaport

On October 2 at around 2200hrs Regina Seaways ferry that experienced a technical failure at sea moored in Klaipėda Seaport.  Šakiai, Skalvis, and Jotvingis ships of the Lithuanian Navy that had escorted it have returned successfully to the Naval Flotilla.   

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In the first issue of the "Lithuanian Military Digest", we proudly introduced to you Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas, our great forest brother and freedom fighter. It is a pleasant surprise that right after you took in your hands our first issue, during the same month at Orphan Cemetery in Vilnius the remains, belonging to the partisans' commander, were found. Thus, after ten years of archaeological searches and more than 60 years after executing our brother, on June 1, 2018, the period was placed in the incomplete partisan history. In order to honour our hero once again, we want to invite you to extend your familiarity with this person. More

                                                                

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