Posts tagged as Chief of Defence of Lithuania

Flag of the Lithuanian Armed Forces passed on to Major General Valdemaras Rupšys

Friday, July 26, 2019

On July 25 new Chief of Defence of Lithuania Major General Valdemaras Rupšys was inaugurated at a ceremony in Vilnius. President of the Republic of Lithuania and Commander-in-Chief Gitanas Nausėda passed on the flag of the Lithuanian Armed Forces from the outgoing to the incoming Chief of Defence in front of the all colours of the Lithuanian Armed Forces and Brigades parade in the Cathedral Square.   “The most exhilarating…

Lithuanian and Estonian Chiefs of Defence discussed military cooperation in Tallinn

Thursday, September 20, 2018

On September 18-19 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas Vytautas Žukas conducted a formal visit to Estonia. He met with Chief of Defence of Estonia General Riho Terras at the Defence Staff of Estonia in Tallinn and discussed regional security, military cooperation of the two countries, and expressed delight about the alignment on different strategic regional security aspects. “I am happy that Lithuania has an ally like Estonia.…