Lithuania's new chief of defence sworn into office

President Dalia Grybauskaitė has inaugurated the new Chief of Defence Major General Jonas Vytautas Žukas during a formal change of command ceremony on Thursday in the Cathedral Square, Vilnius.
Major General Jonas Vytautas Žukas
© DELFI / Kiril Čachovskij

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Lithuania's new chief of defence sworn into office
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