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Lithuania to Reinstate Limited Conscription

Lithuania said Tuesday it would reinstate limited conscription later this year as a precautionary measure, given a new geopolitical situation. "The current geopolitical environment requires us to enhance and accelerate army recruitment," said a statement by President Dalia Grybauskaite’s office issued after an emergency meeting of the State Defense Council.  The statement also said that “threats to the state's security” necessitate that “the country's defense...

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