Viewing cable 08VILNIUS716
Title: LITHUANIA SUPPORTS USG POSITION ON NATO-MED

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08VILNIUS7162008-08-29 14:23:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 CONFIDENTIAL Embassy Vilnius
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DEPARTMENT FOR EUR/RPM:ESHINAGEL AND USNATO FOR POL:ABAEZ 
 
E.O. 12958: DECL: 08/29/2018 
TAGS: PREL MARR NATO LH
SUBJECT: LITHUANIA SUPPORTS USG POSITION ON NATO-MED 
DIALOGUE SOFA 
 
REF: STATE 92323 
 
Classified By: Ambassador John A. Cloud for reasons 1.4 (b) and (d) 
 
(C) Post shared reftel points with MFA Director of 
Transatlantic Cooperation and Security Policy Department 
Vytautas Leskevicius and an attorney from the MFA 
International Treaties Division, Aleksas Dambrauskas. 
Dambrauskas said the Lithuanians were aware of our concerns 
over a possible MED-D SOFA and shared them.  He said he 
expects Lithuania will support the USG position at the 
September 2 meeting of NATO legal advisors.  He undertook to 
pass our demarche on to MoND legal advisors, who will attend 
the meeting. 
CLOUD