Posts tagged as NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg

The Lithuanian President: we commit to increasing our defense spending

Friday, September 6, 2019

During the visit to Brussels, the President met with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss the security situation and challenges in the Baltic region, international security and defense issues. The President informed NATO Secretary General of Lithuania’s plans to continue to increase defense funding. “NATO has always been the safeguard of Lithuania’s security and defense. We are grateful for the commitment of the allies to defend and protect Lithuania…

Stoltenberg: Georgia Will Join NATO, And Russia Can Do Nothing About It

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

During a visit to Georgia, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has again said that the South Caucasus country will eventually join the Western military alliance, despite the Kremlin’s fierce opposition. Stoltenberg was in Tbilisi on March 25 to hold meetings with Georgian officials and attend joint NATO-Georgia military exercises. Speaking alongside Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze, he said that the 29 NATO member states had “clearly stated that Georgia will become a member…