March 26, 1000hrs, assessment of national security threats, carried out jointly by the State Security Department and the Second Investigation Department under the Ministry of National Defence, will be presented to the society and media representatives at the press conferece hall at the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania (Gedimino Av. 53).
The assessment will be presented during a press conference by Director of the State Security Department Darius Jauniškis and Head of the Second Investigation Department under the MoD Colonel Remigijus Baltrėnas.
On the basis of the Law on Intelligence of the Republic of Lithuania, the assessment is presented to the public once a year in spring. The State Security Department and the Second Investigation Department under the MoD have been presenting the assessment of national security threats as one document since 2015.
The press conference will be also attended by members of the Committee on National Security and Defence and its chair Vytautas Bakas, Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis, they will be prepared to answer questions on national security and the assessment.
The event will be streamed live on the Seimas website TV: www.lrs.lt.
The assessment document will be made available to the public ahead of the press conference, on March 26 at 800hrs, at www.vsd.lt and www.kam.lt (State Security Department and the Ministry of National Defence websites).