Posts tagged as defence cooperation

France, Germany kick off race for ‘quantum leaps’ in aircraft and tank tech

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The defense ministers of Germany and France have inked new agreements for the joint development of a new combat aircraft and a next-generation tank, key programs that could shape the European defense landscape for decades to come. Ursula von der Leyen and Florence Parly signed the letters of intent on the sidelines of a bilateral Cabinet meeting in Berlin on Tuesday. The documents are meant to provide the necessary guidance…

Chief of Defence to conduct a formal visit to Poland

Thursday, June 21, 2018

On June 20-21 Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General  Jonas Vytautas Žukas will be conducting a formal visit to Poland at the invitation of Chief of the General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces General Leszek Surawski.   On June 21 Lt Gen J. V. Žukas will lay flower tributes at the tomb to the unknown soldier memorial in Warsaw in honour of the fallen Polish soldiers.  Then his formal welcome…