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On September 9-10 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Major General Valdemaras Rupšys conducted a visit to Naples, Italy, to attend a conference of the three Baltic states' Chiefs of Defence and Commander Allied Joint Force Command Naples (JFC Naples).  

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Cooperation agreements between the Lithuanian Land Force and the Pennsylvania National Guard to be signed

On September 13 military cooperation agreements of the Lithuanian Land Force and the 28th Infantry Division (28ID) of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard and subordinate units will be signed in Vilnius.

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Commander of the Lithuanian Navy attended DV Day of Exercise Northern Coasts

On September 10-11 Commander of the Lithuanian Navy Rear Admiral (lower half) Arūnas Mockus attended Distinguished Visitors Day of Exercise Northern Coasts 2019 (NOCO 2019) alongside Inspector General of the Bundeswehr of the Federal Republic of Germany Gen E. Zorn, Inspector of the German Navy Vice Admiral A. Krause, and navy commanders and representatives of other NATO and European Union countries.

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Media representatives are invited to observe Exercise Engineer Thunder 2019

Media representatives are invited to attend Media Day of international Exercise Engineer Thunder 2019 at General Silvestras Žukauskas Training Area (Pabradė region) on September 12.

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Command of the Ukrainian General Staff visited Vilnius

On August 29-30 delegation of the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces led by the First Deputy Chief of the General Staff Colonel General Ihor Kolesnyk, who is leading Ukrainian command and control system transformation process visited the Defence Staff of Lithuania. The guests were met by the Chief of Defence Staff Brigadier General Gintautas Zenkevičius.

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Lithuanian soldiers deploying to Operation ATALANTA off the Somali coast

On August 14 deployment ceremony for the 5th Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD) of the Lithuanian Armed Forces was held before leaving for the European Union Naval Force - Operation ATALANTA off the Somali coast. The troops will be protecting a World Food Programme vessel taking humanitarian aid to the Somalian people.

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Commander NATO AIRCOM thanks the Lithuanian Air Force for cooperation

On August 12 Commander of the NATO Allied Air Command (AIRCOM) General Jeffrey L. Harrigian contacted Commander of the Lithuanian Air Force Col Dainius Guzas, thanked for the useful cooperation and discussed future prospects for it.

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Military Press

 

 

In this issue of the "Lithuanian Military Digest" we present our readers the latest news as well as the article which tells what broke the morality of the Third Reich in the year of 1944-1945 and who was called the "Sauerkraut". Readers are also welcome to get acquainted with new NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Commander Lt Col Rouven Habel with whom we talked about professional experience and personal life. More

  
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