Lithuanian Armed Forces

Type: Organization
Name: Lithuanian Armed Forces
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Lithuania to replenish supplies for its Javelin anti-tank missile system

The Ministry of National Defence is procuring additional Javelin advanced medium range anti-tank guided missile systems for the value of USD 20 million to strengthen national defence capabilities and increase the Lithuanian Armed Forces' stock of medium-range ... [Published The Baltic Course - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Lithuania introduces new measures against unconventional war threats

The Lithuanian Ministry of National Defense on Monday announced new legal and practical measures created to respond to unconventional war threats."Nowadays, procedures activating the military forces don't ensure a proper scope and timely response," Juozas ... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Sky Soldiers train with the Iron Wolf Brigade

RUKLA, Lithuania- Paratroopers from Able Company, 173rd Airborne Brigade and soldiers of the Lithuanian Armed Forces’ Iron Wolf Mechanized Infantry Brigade conducted field training incorporating each other’s equipment and tactics September 15 through ... [Published DVIDS - Sep 25 2014]
Entities: Iron, Training, NATO
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Poland Announces Formation of Joint Military Unit with Ukraine and Lithuania

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski announced on Friday the official formation of a joint military unit that will include Ukrainian and Lithuanian armed forces. Known as the Lithuania-Poland-Ukraine Brigade (LITPOLUKRBRIG), the new unit of approximately ... [Published Global Research - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

New chief of defense inaugurated in Lithuania

VILNIUS, July 24 (Xinhua) -- Major General Jonas Vytautas Zukas was inaugurated as Lithuania's new chief of defense on Thursday.Zukas replaced Lieutenant General Arvydas Pocius, who led the Lithuanian Armed Forces since 2009.The new chief of defense, ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 24 2014]

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"Such threats can emerge very quickly without advance indication, which poses a demand for the Lithuanian Armed Forces to be capable of responding to such threats without delay and to have the right capabilities in place" said the Major General
"In the nearest future, we should give more attention to Lithuania's armed defense capacities to deter our enemies and to accept support from allies" Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite was quoted by BNS news agency as saying at the ceremony

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Lithuania to replenish supplies for its Javelin... [Published The Baltic Course - Oct 17 2014]
Lithuania introduces new measures against uncon... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 13 2014]
Sky Soldiers train with the Iron Wolf Brigade [Published DVIDS - Sep 25 2014]
Poland Announces Formation of Joint Military Un... [Published Global Research - Sep 21 2014]
New chief of defense inaugurated in Lithuania [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 24 2014]
Biography for Arvydas Pocius [Published Silobreaker - Dec 03 2009]
Biography for Edvardas Mažeikis [Published Able2Act - Sep 22 2005]
Biography for Valdas Tutkus [Published Able2Act - Sep 21 2005]
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