Since 27 March, when the Armed Forces announced the registration of volunteer servicemen, 32 people, including 2 women, signed up for 9-month military service.
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Most volunteers turned up in Vilnius and Šiauliai regions. Although the official start of conscription is 11 May, volunteers can already sign up.

The Armed Forces says conscripts aged 19-26 years will be drafted only if there are not enough volunteers to fill the spots. 3,000 conscripts are expected to be drafted in 2015.

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