Lithuanian Defense Minister Arvydas Anusauskas, defense ministers from 16 other NATO countries, and Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg signed on Friday the Declaration of Intent for the NATO Innovation Fund.
The detention in Greece of a Ukrainian citizen convicted by a Lithuanian court in the January 1991 Soviet crackdown case is part of a Lithuanian Nuremberg, Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis said.
Alexander Radkevich, a Ukrainian citizen detained in Greece on a European arrest warrant issued by Lithuania, is a veteran of Ukraine's war against Russian-backed separatists, according to a document that BNS received on Thursday from Ukrainian human rights defenders.
It is difficult to talk with criminals in any political-diplomatic language, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis said on Thursday, commenting on a note that Vilnius handed to Belarus on Wednesday in protest at repeated border violations.
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda warns about the Belarusian regime's increasingly aggressive policy. Meanwhile, Polish leader Andrzej Duda calls on the European Union to impose sanctions for intentional illegal migration.