NATO Day in Birštonas

2020/02/28 News

NATO troops serving in Lithuania, led by the Chairman of the delegation, Colonel Jakov Larsen, visited Birštonas. During the meeting, we talked about the NATO mission and presented the Birstonas resort to NATO representatives. The soldiers met with the staff of Birštonas Municipality Administration, residents, representatives of institutions, answered questions and held a discussion. Together we visited the memorial of the partisans who died in the vicinity of Birštonas.
The meeting of NATO soldiers and Colonel Jakov Larsen with the students of Birštonas Gymnasium community and students was fascinated. In addition to presenting NATO's mission and mission, the soldiers exemplified the value of Freedom, being patriotic, responsible, and very good at learning. A presentation of armaments and equipment to the residents of Birštonas was also organized, and NATO representatives participated in the cultural program.

Thank you for your visit!

Photographs by Vaidotas Grigas and Stijn Verboven