NATO Counter Hybrid Support Team arrives in Lithuania

A NATO Counter Hybrid Support Team has come to Lithuania to help the country’s authorities deal with the migrant crisis and other pressures from neighbors, the Defense Ministry said on Tuesday.

[The] team of security experts “will analyze the hybrid aggression against Lithuania” and “will make recommendations to Lithuania and the Alliance on how to deal with such threats more effectively,” the ministry said in a press release.

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“NATO continues to closely monitor the situation on the Belarus border, which is putting migratory pressure on our Allies Lithuania, Latvia and Poland,” he said.

The North Atlantic Council in August unanimously decided to send the team to Lithuania….