Murniece to attend Northern Group defense ministers' meeting on Monday

  • 2023-05-22
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - Defense Minister Inara Murniece (National Alliance) will on Monday attend a meeting of defense ministers of the Northern Group in Warsaw to discuss security of NATO's northeastern flank, as the Defense Ministry informed LETA.

The ministers will also discuss Northern Group's priorities for the NATO summit in Vilnius in order to agree on a regional perspective regarding the most important decisions that are to be taken at the summit.

Furthermore, the meeting will focus on the current situation in Ukraine, as well as further assistance to Ukraine to improve its defense capabilities.

Defense ministers of the Northern Group meet twice a year.