Unknown persons have hacked into Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis' personal Facebook account and deleted it, the Defense Ministry said on Tuesday.
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The minister himself noticed on Monday night that his account had been hacked.

"We have no doubt that this is a deliberate and malicious act," his spokesman Vita Ramanauskaite said in a press release.

Karoblis has reported the incident to Facebook administrators and plans to turn to police on Tuesday.

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