First Deputy Minister of Defence Lela Chikovani met with Deputy Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Lithuania Vytautas Umbrasas. Lela Chikovani thanked her colleague for Lithuania`s unwavering support of Georgia`s sovereignty, territorial integrity and for its Euro-Atlantic membership aspirations.
The sides underlined significance of bilateral cooperation in the field of defence and focused on the intensification of cooperation in cyber security area. The deputy ministers also talked on the joint participation in military exercises, implementation of Substantial NATO-Georgia Package initiatives, Black Sea security and cooperation in the field of military education.
The bilateral meeting was held within Georgian Defence and Security Conference (GDSC).