Lithuania restores compulsory military service because of increasing Russian tensions

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite decided to restore compulsory military service because of the increasing tension between Europe and Russia over the Ukrainian crisis. (AP)

Lithuania and its President Grybauskaite, have been one of the staunchest supporters of Ukraine in its war with Russia. (Kyiv Post).

The Russian newspaper Pravda titled one of its latest column “The Hysterics of Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė” attacking her because of her “recent outburst of anti-Russian rhetoric”, according to Russian point of view. (Pravda in English)