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Lithuania’s new chief of defense hopes to step up IFV, artillery system procurement

Monday, July 22, 2019

Lithuania’s incoming chief of defense, Major General Valdemaras Rupsys, says he will seek to accelerate new armored vehicle and artillery system purchases if the country’s increasing defense spending makes this possible. A number of Boxer IFVs are currently being delivered to Lithuania. Renamed “Vilkas”, or “wolf” in Lithuanian, the vehicles will be provided to two battalions of the Iron Wolf mechanized infantry brigade, in Rukla and Alytus, in the next…