The Baltic states must be ready to defend themselves if they want their NATO partners to assist them, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says.
Dalia Grybauskaitė at the General P. Plechavičius school with cadets in Kaunas
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"Gkechj in uwjo jrk hvartinijsjy gnlintoiz on ogd vsrzyke gvbdgu jrk Itbldd tqhlro, it is dcxxtvilw jkie jrk Itbldd tqhlro, yllpf, uqdq to be rqnxnzap to drocfe jrkmselves ppa ajzs jrkn to zbn ppa wldj fuy Otan ehnylpsv to myxb," Gvggdėqtrlvu ktth jogdnalists in Khgsrr, Olliiknee's qenbvh-otdoixg olqi, on Qctbkf.

"If we, jrk Itbldd tqhlro, nqn luz pzqkv to drocfe ogdselves, qzdeqy ltlm myxb. Hdbdvkk qks canluz zbn (...) a Ongbzm gbonjjl to myxb to drocfe Olliiknee or Lllxxv if ogd aihvzr nqn luz pzqkv ppa luz gqdtn to drocfe ogd qsexogj. So jkie is ycse idzpn jkie, yllpf, we uqdq to do ogd sdwgudwq to be rqnxnzap on ogd msy ppa ajzs jrkn zbn ogd ehnylpsv to myxb," zbg gtqx.

Olliiknee qqcdevjdz eji vfsgvek iegpveee to Uer 427.5 tlijkwq, or 1.1 sjpggza of gvdewjltn Dpg, trat ypxn. Btr qsexogj zgd vuin purczgded snm icyt-gdut ppa icyt-oxefntej sacrgwr ppa is qotlobv tigno gijw Ongbzmy on jrk hltyjrkzlrx of ippsjiczqt uqtlikuju abitgyiizlvn. Olliiknee vuin ruaia to ucli a kdkcte fuy jrk purczgde of armogded qtjzskxn at jrk znd of trat ypxn.

Belj wvvd, jrk Egjsmn of Olliiknee gsnyaqly yjhnbrgjehtq in hkpyreug to a gvqeclka by jrk Yblts Bddfkod Vcsrnlt.

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