In December the Ministry of National Defence will provide cold weather clothing for approx. 25 thousand of Ukrainian servicemembers, an initiative partaken in also by Lithuanian businesses.  

The Mod bought cold weather underwear and clothing from three Lithuanian companies for over EUR 2 million, one of the three manufacturers, Audimas Supply made a decision to also donate more gear for the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The company will add 1000 fleece jumpers to the MoD acquisition free of charge.

“We are grateful to the Lithuanian business for solidarity with the state defending itself against an invader aggression and fighting for freedom. All the Lithuanian people of good will stand with Ukraine at this difficult time, a small aid can have an impact that saves lives,” says Minister of National Defence Arvydas Anušauskas.