Integration team of the NATO Joint Force Headquarters Brunssum (the Netherlands) visited the Lithuanian seaport of Klaipėda, the port's directorate said on Thursday.
Klaipėda seaport. Photo by M. Milinis

The team was introduced to the port's experience in transporting cargo of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) to and from Afghanistan, as well as the capacities of the port's terminal.

The information is expected to step up integration of Lithuania and Allies, which is necessary during exercises and to improve security in the Baltic states.

The NATO Joint Force Headquarters Brunssum is operational headquarters that exist to plan and command joint NATO operations. Its main tasks have to do with command of the NATO ISAF operation in Afghanistan, NATO response force and planning of NATO's Article 5 (collective defence) operations.

BNS
Naujienų agentūros BNS informaciją skelbti, cituoti ar kitaip atgaminti visuomenės informavimo priemonėse bei interneto tinklalapiuose be raštiško UAB "BNS" sutikimo neleidžiama.

Presidential candidates' teams trade accusations over campaign funding

The staffs of Ingrida Simonyte and Gitanas Nauseda , the two candidates vying to be elected...

Baltic countries and US agrees on cooperation format for energy security

President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with the Presidents of Latvia and Estonia met with the U.S....

Lithuanian experts: Zelensky calls snap election to avoid "sticks in his wheels"

Ukraine 's new President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday called a snap parliamentary election to give...

Early voting in presidential runoff, EP election starts

Early voting in the presidential runoff and the European Parliament election started in Lithuania...

Prosecutors: Ambassador to Russia might have committed official misconduct

Lithuanian prosecutors have changed the status of the country's Ambassador to Russia Remigijus...