Tag: Lithuania

germany-continues-to-expand-its-military-presence-in-lithuania
18

Oct
2020

Germany continues to expand its military presence in LithuaniaGermany continues to expand its military presence in Lithuania

The German Air Force is setting up a Deployable Control and Reporting Centre (DCRC) at Šiauliai Air Base, Lithuania, supplemented by additional sub-elements at Skede, Latvia and Ämari, Estonia. German soldiers are preparing to augment the static CRCs at Karmėlava, Lielvarde (Latvia) and Tallinn (Estonia) and support situational awareness for the airspace in the Baltic […]

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lithuania-accuses-belarus-of-non-observance-of-human-rights
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Aug
2020

Lithuania accuses Belarus of non-observance of human rightsLithuania accuses Belarus of non-observance of human rights

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius, reflected on the political crisis in Belarus, branded any possible Russian military support for Belarus as an “invasion”. “Since it’s publicly discussed I cannot say it’s not possible. So we should take that into account at least, and also send a very clear message, that it’s not tolerable to do […]

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lithuania’s-upcoming-elections-will-determine-its-future-relations-with-poland
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Jul
2020

Lithuania’s upcoming elections will determine its future relations with PolandLithuania’s upcoming elections will determine its future relations with Poland

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst…  Andrzej Duda’s victory in the recent Polish presidential election will likely affect affairs in Lithuania, especially as Duda has a strong relationship with Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda. Nausėda is not only a strong ally of Duda, but he has ensured that Lithuania has become a […]

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lithuanian-officer-in-poland-suspected-of-spying
21

Jul
2020

Lithuanian officer in Poland suspected of spyingLithuanian officer in Poland suspected of spying

The Internal Security Agency (Poland) detained Lithuanian officer Antanas K., suspected of spying for Lithuania. This is an unprecedented case of the detention of a Lithuanian official in Poland. According to the source, the officer collected classified information that was not within his purview. He transmitted this information to Lithuania over the course of the […]

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07

Jul
2020

Bad news for the Lithuanian armyBad news for the Lithuanian army

Submitted by Adomas Abromaitis… Confidence in National Defence Sysytem in Lithuania is lowering and the image of the Lithuanian armed forces has worsened. The trend is becoming apparent from 2018 because of some incidents with the military which undermine d population’s trust. A new unpleasant one occurred recently. A young man (born 2000) was raped […]

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