It has been 12 years to the day since Lithuania joined NATO. Lithuanian Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas spoke today about how the Lithuanian government and the Alliance itself are coming to understand the threat that the Baltic states face.
Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas
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In an interview with LRT Radio, Olekas said that, through their decisive actions, Lithuania's NATO partners are showing their solidarity with Lithuania and its neighbours.

A survey held in the beginning of the year indicated that 81 percent of residents considered Lithuania's NATO membership to be “positive or totally positive.” This survey was performed by the RAIT company on behalf of the Ministry of National Defence.

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