Posts tagged as Joint Expeditionary Force

Baltic Protector: first anniversary to be marked in Lithuania

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Defence Ministers and Chiefs from the nine partner nations of the UK-led Joint Expeditionary Force will meet on 28 June  in Klaipėda, Lithaunia, to mark the one-year anniversary of the force reaching full operating capacity. They will gather aboard HMS Albion, which is currently leading the JEF Maritime Task Group deployed on Baltic Protector – a large scale maritime deployment featuring a total of 3,000 military personnel and 20 vessels from…

UK is extremely important Lithuania’s ally

Friday, June 1, 2018

“The United Kingdom is extremely important Lithuania’s ally, and the multinational Joint Expeditionary Force it leads is particularly important security and deterrence instrument to Lithuania. We need like-minded nations and high readiness forces that send a strong message that partners are ready to give a timely response to any unpredictable crises,” Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas, said on May 31 at a meeting with UK Major General Stuart…