Posts tagged as Lithuanian Armed Forces

Arms control inspectors of Belarus and Russia visiting Lithuania

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

On June 11-14 a team of Belorussian and Russian arms control inspectors are conducting a verification visit in a chosen area in Lithuania under the Vienna Document 2011 of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). On Tuesday and Wednesday arms control inspectors of Belarus and Russia will have the right to visit military training areas of the Lithuanian Armed Forces in a chosen area of the size…

Lithuanian Officer honored for saving Armenian serviceman in 2004

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Lithuanian Armed Forces Captain Saulius Paliulis has been awarded with Vazgen Sargsyan Medal of the Armenian Ministry of Defense for saving Armenian Officer Makuchyan in 2004, Armenia’s Ambassador to Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia Tigran Mkrtchyan said in a Twitter post. On 19 February 2004 Azerbaijani officer Ramil Safarov murdered Armenian officer Gurgen Margaryan by decapitating him with an axe, as the two men were attending a NATO-sponsored English-language course in…