TITLE

Lithuania

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Military Technology;Jan2005, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the political and economic conditions in Lithuania. The population of the country is 3,607,899 and annual growth rate is -0.33%. The population is 83.5% Lithuanian. 6.7% Polish. 6.3% Russian, 1.6% Byelorussian, 2.3% other. Head of State is President Valdas Adamkus and Prime Minister is Algirdas Brazauskas. The defense of Lithuania is based on a principle that the Lithuanian armed forces will deter and in conjunction with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Allied Forces defend the sovereignty, territorial integrity and constitutional order of Lithuania.
ACCESSION #
17111217

 

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