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The delegation from the Netherlands Defence Academy visits the Military Academy of Lithuania

2018 06 29

On 29 June, the General Jonas Žemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania welcomed a delegation from the Netherlands Defence Academy. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jörg E. NOLL, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sebastiaan RIETJENS, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Floribert BAUDET and third-year cadets met the lecturers and first-year cadets of International Relations studying at the Military Academy of Lithuania.
 
Associate Professor of International Conflict Studies Dr. Jörg Noll delivered a lecture on the security and defence policy of the Netherlands, while Lecturer at the Department of Political Science Liudas ZDANAVIČIUS presented a lecture Security Challenges. The lectures were followed by a discussion on a possible cooperation between the Netherlands and the Baltic countries in security and the role of academic communities.
 
During their visiting period from 24 to 30 June, the lecturers and cadets of the Netherlands Defence Academy visited the Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian military academies and the Baltic Defence College to enhance joint cooperation, look at the security situation in the Baltic countries and the actions taken by the NATO Enhanced Forward Presence Battalion deployed in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Poland.
 
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