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Lithuanian and foreign career officers completed Vytautas the Great Army Command and Staff Course

2021 05 26

On May 26, General Jonas Žemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania held a certificate and badge award ceremony for the participants of Vytautas the Great Army Command and Staff Course (ACSC). During the period from January to May 2021, a total of 37 officers, including 22 Lithuanian, 12 Latvian, 31 Estonian officer, attended and successfully completed the ACSC.
The Best ACSC Student Award went to Captain Lauryna Bubnytė.
The ACSC participants listened to the lectures by NATO, Canadian, Dutch, German, Ukrainian and U.S. experts. Also, they went on an international study trip to David Aghmashenebeli National Defence Academy of Georgia where they along with the ACSC instructors attended brigade-level training according to NATO standards. The joint training was organized for the second consecutive year. Due to the continuous need, the training is planned for the next year as well.
Photo credit: Eimantas Genys