- December 14, 2016
Defense Ministers of Poland and Lithuania will meet
Yesterday, December 13, a new Defense Minister of Lithuania Raimundas Karoblis was sworn in the Seimas. Before the solemn ceremony of change of ministers Raimundas Karoblis will meet his Polish counterpart – Antoni Macierewicz.
On December 15, Raimundas Karoblis will visit Poland, where he will attend a meeting on the sidelines of exercises of LITPOLUKRBRIG – The Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian Brigade and he will meet the Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz.
Ministers will meet in a military range in Nowa Dęba.
After returning from Poland the new head of the Lithuanian Ministry of Defense will take part in a solemn ceremony of taking the lead in the ministry.
48-year-old Raimundas Karoblis is a lawyer, he was an ambassador of Lithuania to the World Trade Organization and the European Union. He also was a deputy foreign minister.
Translated by Agnieszka Drabik within the framework of a traineeship programme of the European Foundation of Human Rights, www.efhr.eu.