The BALTDEFCOL New Commandant Pays a Visit to Riga
The Commandant of the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) Major General Vitalijus Vaikšnoras paid a visit to Riga on 1 March. During his meeting with the Republic of Latvia Minister of Defence PhD Artis Pabriks and Latvian Chief of Defence Lieutenant General Raimonds Graube, Major General Vaikšnoras introduced his vision for the BALTDEFCOL development; the Latvian position on the progress of the BALTDEFCOL Higher Command Studies Course and the Civil Servants Course was also being discussed.
Major General Vitalijus Vaikšnoras has been approved BALTDEFCOL Commandant until June 2016. The Baltic Defence College is an international military educational institution established by three Baltic States; it has a multinational teaching staff and students.