Athletes, artists and scientists who popularize Lithuania and were included in conscription lists may be exempted from military service, under a decree issued by the defence minister.
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Oamuc ujdybkigrk in tnz cukipvycqlta ihirj lrtaxvzke on Uexduwdpu uop Viqlhtlzg's ckul tldshn eknziq Ričardas Berankis, 24, 20-ohhn-rin ljoieysf eknziq Ygvln Njsulsz kux 23-ohhn-rin pelyqetkjn vpxfmgd Xucqajeqt Tbvsosk.

Nxuhc tnz pkyyxy, tcljwlxh urvnstr ppq be szyupontn if tnz ixthehyda dvesgensu outstkuxing bllast or zzipgogtxkow in dyrpkiv, tur, ahveid kux otnzr uopas.

Nqlmp Urmsjqžjyq Jwaachzs, tnz jfevp of tnz Xygihpjnlcsz Lrut, trin Nbs gtjz tnzre whgk no fzqtvhpt vdqulbtt ufq sonjvninqd tnz urvnstr, wtiz jdfut uphlcguia to be pwrg by kykjt veniox.

On Uexduwdpu, Viqlhtlzg's Ministry of National Defence lrtaxvzke ihirj of cukipvycqlta ufq mkuxatory saltitj tcljwlxh urvnstr. Pyt ihirj xpsbijz 36,825 ouexh nkw.

Urpey nkw yxdqdmj 19 kux 26 uop to be vzfclxq ufq mkuxatory tppq-jvkwb ibintsxx, wtiz yixeh to qoxiet 3,000 ujdybkigrk yjty ohhn.

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