Lithuania's Chief of Defense Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas was this week presented the possibilities of purchasing German infantry fighting vehicles Marder, however, the purchase is not planned, officials said.
Emails containing malware were sent out after the Tv3.lt news website was hacked on Thursday evening to post a fake news story about Lithuanian Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis , the Defence Ministry said on Friday .
The Tv3.lt news website was hacked on Thursday evening to post a fake news story about Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis .
The Lithuanian government proposed on Wednesday to increase intelligence officers' salaries by almost one-third.
Wednesday marks 27 years of establishment of the Lithuanian National Defence Volunteer Force , with all volunteer troops urged to wear their uniforms wherever they are.
Danish troops protect not only the Baltic nations, but also their own country as they conduct NATO's Baltic air-policing mission, Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen said during his visit to Lithuania on Monday.
All of the countries of the Baltic Sea region would have to respond to possible unrest in the region, although some of them are not members of NATO , Sweden's Defence Minister Peter Hultqvist has said in Lithuania.