Lithuanian Armed Forces
Go to starting pageSitemap Lietuviškai For the disabled

 

 

Releases

Lithuanian warship Kuršis assessed and joining the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 1
2018-07-19
img

On July 19 LNS Kuršis (M54) mine countermeasures vessel left for Frederikshavn Seaport of Denmark to join the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 1 (SNMCMG1). LNS Kuršis is on standby since July 2 and now the crew joins the SNMCMG1 to take part in different manoeuvres and operations in the North and the Baltic Seas. The ship will be returning to Lithuania in December.

null
Lithuanian soldiers decorated after deployments to Mali and Ukraine
2018-07-05
img

On July 5 soldiers of the National Defence Volunteer Force were welcomed home during a ceremony in Panevėžys after deployments to the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) and with the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine.

null
Chief of Defence of Germany on a visit in Lithuania
2018-06-25
img

On June 25 new Inspector General of the Bundeswehr General Eberhard Zorn is conducting a visit in Lithuania. He succeeded General  Volker Wieker in April. During the visit the guest met with Chief of the Defence Staff of the Lithuanian Armed Forces Maj Gen Vitalijus Vaikšnoras - Generals discussed regional security, status of the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group in Lithuania and other topics related to the NATO eFP in Lithuania, Lithuanian and German bilateral military cooperation, NATO defence planning.  

null
Chiefs of Defence of Lithuania and Poland agreed to further strengthen military cooperation
2018-06-22
img

"We have agreed that is very important, concerning not only allies but also neighbours, to strengthen military cooperation and interaction in the present security situation," Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas stressed after a formal meeting with his Polish counterpart General Leszek Surawski at the General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces in Warsaw on June 21. Lt Gen J.V.Žukas also met with Operational Commander of the Polish Armed Forces Lieutenant General Sławomir Wojciechowski and representatives from departments of the General Staff.

null
Chief of Defence to conduct a formal visit to Poland
2018-06-20
img

On June 20-21 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General  Jonas Vytautas Žukas will be conducting a formal visit to Poland at the invitation of Chief of the General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces General Leszek Surawski.

 

On June 21 Lt Gen J. V. Žukas will lay flower tributes at the tomb to the unknown soldier memorial in Warsaw in honour of the fallen Polish soldiers.  Then his formal welcome at the General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces and formal meetings with the Chief and representatives from departments of the General Staff will take place.  

null
Newly accredited Defence Attaché of the United States in Lithuania visited Defence Staff
2018-06-20
img

On June 20 former US Defence Attaché in Lithuania Col Jeffrey L. Jennette and his newly accredited successor Lt Col Robert A. Mcvey paid a visit to the Defence Staff of the Lithuanian Armed Forces.

null
First ever air assault of F-16 using live ammunition was conducted at Exercise Saber Strike
2018-06-19
img

Eminently dangerous and fast US F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft were flying Lithuanian skies and destroying ground targets during Exercise Saber Strike that concluded las week. It was the first training of such kind conducted in Lithuania.


US and Lithuanian soldiers were training air control procedures, live firing, and dropped MK-82 unguided bombs weighing 500 pounds on stationary targets for the first time at Brigadier General Kazys Veverskis Training Area.

null
Exercise BaltOps 2018 concluded in the Baltic Sea
2018-06-15
img

On June 15 military exercise BaltOps 2018 in the Baltic Sea concluded after running since kicking off in Klaipėda June 1. Having completed last active actions at sea the participating warships headed back to the port of Kiel in Germany.

null
Delegation from the NATO Defence College visiting Lithuania
2018-06-15
img

On June 15 a delegation of the Senior Course at the NATO Defense College (NDC) in Rome, led by Commandant of the College Lieutenant General Chris Whitecross is conducting a visit in Lithuania. The visit is part of the Senior Course syllabus  aimed at familiarising with the regional security situation, Lithuania's defence policy, and topical matters of the national defence system. TO that end, the delegation is visiting the ministry of National Defence and the Committee on National Security and Defence of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania.

null
Commander of the Multinational Corps Northeast is conducting a work visit in Lithuania
2018-06-15
img

On June 14-15 Commander of the Multinational Corps Northeast (MNC-NE) Lieutenant General Manfred Hofmann was on a visit in Lithuania. On June 14 General visited the Lithuanian Armed Forces Defence Staff and the NATO Force Integration Unit (NFIU) which is based in the same territory and subordinate to  MNC-NE, to discuss work-related matters.

 

null
back| 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 108 109 110 |next
 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 

 
Sprendimas: Fresh Media