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On January 15-16 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas attended the 180th session of the Military Committee at the NATO Headquarters in Brussels. NATO leadership and other NATO allies' Chiefs of Defence addressed the Alliance's strategic and international security topics.

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NATO leadership and Chiefs of Defence convening in Brussels for a NATO Military Committee Session

On January 14 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas left for Brussels to attend the 180th session of the Military Committee together with NATO leadership and other NATO allies' Chiefs of Defence on January 15-16. The event will be held at the NATO Headquarters and address the Alliance's strategic and international security topics.

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Lithuanian Land Force leadership thanked officers for strengthening U.S.-Lithuanian partnership

On January 10 a Pennsylvania Army National Guard delegation paid a visit to the Lithuanian Land Force HQ and met with Commander of the Lithuanian Land Force Col Tomas Masaitis Commander of the Lithuanian National Defence Volunteer Force Col Dainius Pašvenskas, personnel of the National Defence Volunteer Force and the Lithuanian Land Force HQ.

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Lithuanian Navy officer handed over the duties of BALTRON Commander

On January 8 commanders and staffs of the Baltic Naval Squadron (BALTRON) changed over at a ceremony in Liepaja, Latvia. Lt Cdr Audrius Venckūnas of the Lithuanian Navy relinquished as BALTRON Commander to Lt Cdr Armands Grebezs of the Latvian Navy after having conducted the duties since 5 January 2018. Lt Cdr Rimantas Preimantas (Lithuanian Navy) was assigned as Chief of Staff of BALTRON.

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Lithuanian Armed Forces leadership extends heartfelt condolence to families of the victims of a dire road accident

At around 1100hrs Friday a MAN military truck collided with a civilian Volvo S60 in the 35th kilometre of Pikeliškis-Maišiogala road near Melkys village in Vilnius region.

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Chiefs of the strategic military staffs of the Baltic states met at the Defence Staff

On December 18 chiefs of military staffs of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia discussed projects of trilateral defence cooperation, military exercises, and development of further trilateral cooperation at a chiefs' of strategic military staffs work meeting in Vilnius.

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Inspector General of the Bundeswehr General Eberhard Zorn on a visit in Lithuania

On December 17 Inspector General of the Bundeswehr General Eberhard Zorn arrived on an informal visit to Lithuania. On Monday he visited soldiers of the Federal Republic of Germany at the Gen Silvestras Žukauskas Training Area (Švenčionys region) who are deployed in Lithuania as part of the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group.

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With the first issue of 2019 we mostly want to express the appreciation for all the soldiers who participated in various exercise last year for the great contribution into all of our safety. In the second part of autumn troops of the Lithuanian Armed Forces and NATO enhanced Forward Presence BattleGroup in Lithuania, as well as our allies, demonstrated their robust power which causes great gratitude for the achieved goals. In order to ensure that NATO forces are trained, able to operate together, and ready to respond to any threat from any direction, a number of military trainings took place in allied lands. In addition, it is a must to remember once again Lithuania‘s recent pride which played the role of Iron Wolf, therefore we kindly invite you to have a look on the article about the greatest moments of it. More

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