Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite conferred the ranks of generals to three military officers on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the country's Armed Forces.
"As I am conferring the highest ranks (on the officers), rewarding them for their exceptional contribution to our state, I wish them to keep an unbreakable faith in their mission to defend the homeland and its people," she said at the ceremony on November 23.
Brigadier General Valdemaras Rupsys, commander of the Lithuanian Land Force, was promoted to the rank of major gen...
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