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On 29 March 2004 Lithuania joined the ranks of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, NATO. Security environment changed significantly over the years, and the Alliance along with it, while Lithuania acquired a position of a full-fledged and reliable ally. Last year we and other allies celebrated the 70th anniversary of NATO.

 
 Data on interceptions of aircraft completed near the Baltic States' borders March 23–29, 2020
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On March 23–29, 2020, NATO fighter aircraft conducting the NATO Air Policing Mission in the Baltic states were scrambled five times to identify and escort military aircraft of the Russian Federation in international airspace over the Baltic Sea.

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 Frequently Asked Questions about the Lithuanian Armed Forces in the context of COVID19
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Information on the contribution of the Lithuanian Armed Forces  to the management of COVID19 spread.   

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 North Macedonia is a new NATO ally
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North Macedonia has become a new member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. On March 27 the country was officially called a full-fledged ally of the newly 30-member Alliance after depositing its entering documents at the U.S. Department of State in Washington.

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 Military medics will treat COVID-19 positive, isolated soldiers of the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group
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On March 24 several more COVID-19 cases have been identified in the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion Battle Group (NATO eFP BG) in Rukla. The infected allied soldiers are taken care of by military medical personnel in ad hoc separated quarters in the military territory. They were placed in the premises immediately, for testing for the coronavirus.

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 Data on interceptions of aircraft completed near the Baltic States' borders March 16–22, 2020
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On March 16–22, 2020, NATO fighter aircraft conducting the NATO Air Policing Mission in the Baltic states were scrambled two times to identify and escort military aircraft of the Russian Federation in international airspace over the Baltic Sea.

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 Spartan transport aircraft of the Lithuanian Air Force brought materials for coronavirus tests from Belgium
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Abiding by all safety requirements and recommendations, crew of the C-27J Spartan aircraft of the Lithuanian Air Force carried out a flight on the route Šiauliai– Liège –Vilnius–Šiauliai on Sunday, yesterday. The crew took off from Šiauliai Lithuanian Air Force Base, touched down at Liège Airport in Belgium, loaded aboard tests for the coronavirus diagnostics, and handed them over immediately after landing in Vilnius to experts of the National Public Healthcare Laboratory.

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