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Leadership of the Ministry of National Defence and the Defence Staff visited Exercise Anakonda-18
2018.12.06
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On December 6 Vice Minister of National Defence Edvinas Kerza, Chief of the Defence Staff of the Lithuanian Armed Forces Maj Gen Vitalijus Vaikšnoras and Defence Policy Director of the Ministry of National Defence Robertas Šapronas took part in the DV Day of Exercise  Anakonda-18 in Poland.  

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Minister to attend funeral of U.S President George H. W. Bush
2018.12.04
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Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis wil take part on behalf of Lithuania in the funeral of the late 41st President of the United States of America, George H. W. Bush.

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Most advanced military radars in the region enter service in Lithuania
2018.12.04
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Airspace Surveillance and Control Command of the Lithuanian Air Force begins conducting air surveillance tasks with two long-range 3D radars from a NATO manufacturer located in Antaveršis (Southern Lithuania) and Degučiai (Western Lithuania). New infrastructure and radars is Lithuania’s largest contribution so far to the development of both, national and NATO collective defence capabilities.

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Defence cooperation between Lithuania and Georgia discussed
2018.12.04
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On December 3 Director of the International Relations and Operations Department of the Ministry of National Defence Karolis Aleksa met with Director of the International Relations and Euro-Atlantic Integration Department of the Ministry of Defence of Georgia  Tinatin Aghniashvili in Tbilisi.  

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Data on interceptions of aircraft completed near the Baltic States' borders on November 26 – December 2, 2018
2018.12.03
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On November 26 – December 2 NATO fighter aircraft conducting the NATO Air Policing Mission in the Baltic states were scrambled four times to identify and escort military aircraft of the Russian Federation in international airspace over the Baltic Sea.

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Lithuanian cyber defence experts trained in NATO Exercise Cyber Coalition
2018.11.30
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Cyber security and legal experts of the National Defence System took part in NATO-organised cyber defence Exercise Cyber Coalition 2018 on November 27-29.

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Minister of National Defence of Lithuania and U.S Secretary of Defence agreed to draft a long-term defence cooperation plan
2018.11.29
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“We have to ensure a comprehensive U.S support to Lithuania and the entire region. The United States of America is Lithuania’s key security partner which was reiterated by the meeting with U.S. Secretary of Defence James Mattis. The U.S. understands the scope and realness of our threats and the need to strengthen deterrence measures,” Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis said after the meeting with U.S. Secretary of Defence at the Pentagon on Wednesday.

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Lithuanian arms control inspectors on a visit in Belarus
2018.11.28
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On November 28 a group of arms control inspectors of the Lithuanian Armed Forces an inspection of a selected military unit in Belarus under the regulations of the Vienna Document 2011 of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). They will carry out a verification in the 51st Artillery Brigade in Osipovichi.

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M577 command and control armoured personnel carriers of the Lithuanian Armed Forces upgraded
2018.11.28
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German enterprise FFG Flensburger Fahrzeugbau Gesellschaft mbH won the call to tender organised by the NATO Support Agency (NSPA)  and upgraded 22  M577 armoured personnel carriers of the Lithuanian Armed Forces. The upgraded M577s will be used for command and control of the PzH2000 howitzers of the Lithuanian Armed Forces. 

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Germany contributes to the modernisation of Pabradė Training Area infrastructure
2018.11.26
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As infrastructure at the Gen S.Žukauskas Training Area in Pabradė is further improved, the multifunctional firing range will be completed – the Ministry of National Defence plans procuring mobile target lifting system for training tank and armoured equipment live fire while in maneuver. On November 23 Vice Minister of National Defence Giedrimas Jeglinskas and Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Defence Dr Peter Tauber signed an agreement on funding that procurement.

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