Posts tagged as Name

Did the Americans make a mistake with the name of the exercise?

By Vitaliy Timoschuk on Friday, February 28, 2020

This year, the United States holds the largest military exercise in recent decades. The exercise named “Defender Europe 2020” is conducted from January 15 to August 15, 2020. The “Defender Europe 2020” exercise will bring together 18 NATO member countries and Georgia. In total – about 37,000 people, several thousand units of armored vehicles, hundreds of aircraft and helicopters. The main contingent is represented by the US Armed Forces –…

Lithuania’s ruling party to name presidential candidate late this year or early next year

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) plans to name its presidential candidate late this year or early next year, the ruling party’s leader said on Tuesday, adding that he or she will be a person who will represent “the grassroots” of society. “The LFGU will announce its decision during its meeting, which will take place at a date set by the country. Preliminary, I think it will happen at the end…

Lithuanian Language Watchdog Okays Sakartvelas As Alternative Name For Georgia

Monday, May 7, 2018

The State Commission of the Lithuanian Language (VLKK) has officially approve “Sakartvelas” as an alternative name for “Gruzija”, the current name for Georgia used by Lithuanians, VLKK chairman Audrys Antanaitis told BNS Lithuania last week, cites LETA. He said earlier that together with the new name, the Georgian people might also be called Kartvelians, and all Georgian residents could be called Sakartvelians. “The Kartvelians are the main nation we all…