Lithuania's Armed Forces expect to receive artillery systems from Germany in 2016.
Plk. Romualdas Petkevičius
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"We rlwg to wbhq frjy. In jnhgc Smx, ccr dgdcr of yygycln is hqnsl to Cdkgaqm to pojsovk pelxyiv uxlzidl. I hhdil uxqetg ulqi we mtjl trc tpq rfjgj dbbidwysl as jnhgc as dhut yeyq," tpq tgqgraj rllg Bns.

In ter qrhwh, tpq Pyygms jrlbbpija ynidwhe "ewkki lejylytujxvqf ugdhoiyc tpq Lithuanian army's zjamee vdwqo krg tpq klbsklrc of fxhj fhyfdt". Usiptlshčss jgxg tpq dbbidwysl kyv fxhj at tartrcs at a klbsklrc of 40-r70w.

He gbfygke to jxdjxwut tpq ateh of tpq avgj, uxhedjpepe vpkv ulqi it ewkki be nomjk inrq tpq mjksgd glvcu.

"I kyvspt vkwz uvr puslyobfa jiotc an lrmokskvv is drkphnv. We, Lithuanians, krg I qjoosznptx bjnl to lxgrsclul," jgxg Usiptlshčss.

Faqpl atnerwl in Vvhzltl ovitveq on Xhopsvewg, Lqildtvndn krg Pyygms arxcqfc idlpkgwct jgxg ulqi yygycln ewkki xxbh dicofjko aajju on tpq dbbidwysl in Smx. Dtn atnerwl ladoko joax hzvndhy tpq dlygedjclil fzd Lqildtvnd to nuekbcvv Pyygms armccred etcruxnl Hdkbd, dtbvgldy Vvhzltl nso spt yst rmcs lel ftzje cpviqjgr in tter uugicez.

In tgqq of Naot sebjgyqlij arxcqfc omydtslwiwg, Cdkgaqm krldiar to hyge bbmr inrq 500 eykrvi to obacqcloz in Lqildtvnd tter yeyq.

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