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News archive (2019 - 03)

Main celebration of Lithuania’s 15th anniversary in NATO in S.Daukantas Square in Vilnius
2019.03.29
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Video report (by 1st Sgt Spc Lukas Kalvaitis)

Video report (by Sgt Spc Lukas Tamošiūnas)

“NATO has proven again and again it is able to adapt to ongoing changes, to retain unity despite the malignant attempts to dismantle it, and that it is an irreplaceable organisation in ensuring collective security in Europe and safeguarding reliable deterrence and defence,” Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis says.

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New Defence Attaché of Romania accredited to Lithuania
2019.03.29
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On March 29 new Defence Attaché of Romania Col Dragos Florea was accredditted to Lithuania at a ceremony at the Ministry of National Defence.

Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas congratulated the incoming official and thanked Romania for the support and active participation in the cyber response teams project developed in the European Union Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) framework.

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Vice Minister of National Defence E. Kerza and Prime Minister S. Skvernelis paid a visit to Lithuanian and allied soldiers in Šiauliai
2019.03.29
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On March 29 Vice Minister of National Defence Edvinas Kerza and Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis visited Lithuanian and NATO allies’ soldiers in Šiauliai on the occasion of Lithuania’s 15th anniversary as a member of NATO.

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Speaker of the Seimas congratulated the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group in Lithuania on the occasion of Lithuania’s 15th anniversary of NATO membership
2019.03.29
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On March 29 Speaker of the Seimas Viktoras Panckietis and Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas congratulated soldiers of the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group in Lithuania lining up on the occasion of Lithuania’s 15th anniversary as a member of NATO. Commander of the NATO eFP BG Lt Col Peer Papenbroock briefed the guests on the state of integration of the unit into the Mechanised Infantry Brigade Iron Wolf.

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Further defence cooperation discussed with Georgia’s Members of Parliament
2019.03.29
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On March 26-28 a delegations of Members of Parliament of Georgia headed by Deputy Chairman of the Parliamentary Defence and Security Committee Koba Kobaladze conducted a visit in Lithuania. The guests discussed further cooperation on defence, cyber security and strategic communication at a meeting with Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas.

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Lithuania will look into the possibilities to increase our contribution to the United Nations-led Operation MINUSMA, Minister of National Defence R. Karoblis says
2019.03.29
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“Lithuania will retain its contribution to the United Nations-led Operation MINUSMA and will consider the possibilities to increase the number of deployed military personnel in 2020-2021,” Minister of National said at the United Nations Peacekeeping Ministerial Conference on March 29. The event focused on specialised measures for the countries to strengthen their capabilities deployed to operations, to step up operational efficiency, and to improve protection of civilians in the nearest while.

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Naval forces of our allies congratulate Lithuania on the 15th NATO membership anniversary
2019.03.28
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On March 28 warships of the German Navy FGS Oker and FGS Oste piered in at Klaipėda Seaport for the first time on the occasion of Lithuania’s 15th NATO anniversary. The ships will stay until April 1, the crews will take part in the celebration on March 31 in Palanga, Jūratė ir Kastytis Square, and meet with the Lithuanian Navy leadership.

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U.S. support to European security will grow in the coming years, Minister of National Defence R. Karoblis says
2019.03.28
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“After the meetings in the U.S. Congress I am convinced that the U.S. support to Lithuania’s security will increase in the coming years – there is no division in Republican and Democrat opinion on this issue,” said Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis who is on a visit in Washington at the moment.

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Vice Minister V. Umbrasas attended external meeting of Government’s European Union Commission in Brussels
2019.03.27
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On March 25–27 Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas paid a visit to Brussels and took part in an external session of the European Union Commission of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania.

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Minister left on a visit for the United States
2019.03.26
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On March 26-30 Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis is conducting a visit to the United States of America. Minister will meet with members of the U.S. Congress, Chair of the Senate Committee on Armed Services Jim Inhofe, and attend events marking the 70th anniversary of NATO and the 15th anniversary of Lithuania’s NATO membership in Washington.

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