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Minister of National Defence Rasa Juknevičienė discussed defence issues with the Head of Polish National Security Bureau


On July 11 in Vilnius the Minister of National Defence Rasa Juknevičiene met with the Head of Polish National Security Bureau Stanislaw Koziej and was pleased not only for successfully developed bilateral relations in the field of defence, but also the need to continue and strengthen regional projects, such as LITPOLUKRBRIG in order to develop mutually beneficial relationship with Ukraine.


High-ranking Polish officer S. Koziej also emphasized the successful cooperation both in the field of defence and security.


The guest, who before meeting with the Minister of National Defence in Lithuanian Air Force Aviation Base in Šiauliai visited Polish troops participating in NATO air policing mission in the Baltic countries emphasized that this mission is important not only for the security of Lithuania and other Baltic countries, but also for the wider regional security. He said that the NATO air policing mission not only allows the rational use of NATO countries resources, but also it serves as an example of the Alliance's collective solidarity. According to S. Koziej Poland supports the mission and plans to participate in it in the future. According to him Polish troops are very satisfied with the conditions in the Aviation Base in Siauliai.


During the meeting the NATO Summit in Chicago results were reviewed, emphasizing the increasing attention to the security in the region and joint exercises in our region.


The Minister also invited Poland to join the NATO-accredited Energy Security Center of Excellence, the foundation documents were signed on 10 July in Norfolk, USA.


Polish National Security Bureau is an institution accountable to the president, which carries out national security-related tasks.

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