Friday, September 18, 2020

Topic: Lithuania

Belarus’ Mi-24 helicopter suspected of violating Lithuania’s airspace

Lithuania suspects a Belarus' Mi-24 attack helicopter (NATO code name Hind) entered its airspace on Sunday afternoon without permission, the Belsat news agency reported. The...

Belarus is flexing its military ‘muscles’ close to NATO’s borders

On Tuesday, embattled Belarus' president Alexander Lukashenko said that he had ordered the deployment of troops on the country's western border in full...

Russia conducts massive military drills in Kaliningrad exclave

Russia is holding a massive military exercise in Kaliningrad, a sensitive exclave of Russian territory sandwiched between Poland and the Baltics.

Belarus’ long-range missile systems spotted near Lithuanian border

The Belarus' Army has begun deploying heavy artillery systems, main battle tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and other equipment to the Lida region,...

Lithuanian Army receives additional Javelin missiles

Lithuanian Armed Forces have received the United States of America additional Javelin man-portable fire-and-forget anti-tank missile systems, according to U.S. Embassy in Vilnius. Javelin missile...

Lithuania to receive 6 Blackhawk helicopters from United States

The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced on 6 July that the State Department has approved a possible sale to Lithuania of 6 UH-60M Black...

Lithuania accept delivery of NASAMS medium-range air defense systems

The Lithuanian Ministry of Defense announced that country's Air Force has accepted delivery of a new NASAMS (National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System)...

Lithuania awards contract for Remote Weapon Station to equip JLTVs

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace, a leading supplier of remote weapon stations, has received the award for delivering its Protector Remote Weapon Station (RWS) to...

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German Navy to receive new anti-ship missiles

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Russia aims to intimidate NATO with its Cold War-era bombers

Russian forces have this week conducted a series of military exercises involved Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 bombers. The Russian Defense Ministry said on September 17 that...