Supreme Allied Commander Europe and Commander of US European Command General Phillip Mark Breedlove is scheduled to come to Lithuania next week.
General Phillip Mark Breedlove
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He is set to meet with Chief of Defence of Lithuania Major General Jonas Vytautas Žukas and National Defence Minister Juozas Olekas at the Lithuanian Air Force Air Base in Šiauliai, northern Lithuania.

"We'll discuss the security situation in the region and the implementation of agreements. NATO's further presence in the region and preparations for exercises will be also touched upon," Olekas told BNS on Friday.

Breedlove has served in his current positions since May 2013.

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