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International winter survival exercise is running at the Hussar Battalion

An international winter survival exercise involving roughly 90 soldiers from Canada, Lithuania, and Hungary is currently running in the King Mindaugas Hussar Battalion, city of Panevėžys and the surrounding area. 74 Hungarian soldiers from the 39th Infantry Battalion of the 5th Bocskai István Infantry Brigade are honing their skills of surviving complicated and adverse conditions. They are accompanied by 11 members of the King Mindaugas Hussar Battalion. The exercise is conducted by 5 qualified instructors of the Canadian Army with assistance from 2 instructors of the Reconnaissance Course of the Juozas Lukša Training Centre.

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Chief of Staff of the Army of Denmark Major General Hans-Christian Mathiesen will make a visit in Lithuania

On December 10 through 12 Chief of Staff of the Army of Denmark Major General Hans-Christian Mathiesen will be conducting a visit in Lithuania. The Chief of Staff of the Danish Army is arriving in Lithuania at the invitation of the Commander of the Lithuanian Land Force.

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Up to 100 Lithuanian military will carry on with Lithuania's commitments in Afghanistan next year, Chief of Defence of Lithuania says

On December 5 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Major General and a delegation visited Lithuanian troops serving in the NATO peace support operation in Afghanistan.

 

"Even though NATO's involvement in Afghanistan will be conducted with significantly reduced forces in the framework of a new operation next year, Lithuania will continue contributing to NATO activities in the country and will deploy up to 100 soldiers. This is more than our interest, this is NATO interest, and a result of a high evaluation of our troops," the Chief of Defence asserted.  

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Chief of Defence of Lithuania will visit Lithuanian soldiers serving in Afghanistan

On December 5 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Major General Jonas Vytautas Žukas and his delegation will visit Lithuanian military personnel serving in the multinational mission in Afghanistan.

 

There are roughly 70 Lithuanians deployed in Afghanistan with the multinational allied forces.

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Lithuanian and Danish military personnel hone their skills in a reconnaissance units exercise

Exercise Red Lion for reconnaissance units began this week in the Gaižiūnų Training Area. The training event involves over 300 Lithuanian and Danish soldiers; 140 Denmark's military who are deployed in Lithuania from the Reconnaissance Company of the 1st Brigade, Danish Division, are using their MOWAG Eagle IV armoured reconnaissance vehicles.

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Celebration of Lithuanian Armed Forces Day was crowned by a military parade

Video report (by Sergeant Specialist Lukas Kalvaitis)

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A celebratory formation was conducted in the Cathedral Square of Vilnius and a parade marched down Gediminas Avenue to Independence Square on November 23 to commemorate Lithuanian Armed Forces Day. The formal event crowned a series of commemorative events that had taken place across Lithuania in commemoration of Lithuanian Armed Forces Day.

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