Kaliningrad region

NATO jets in Lithuania scrambled 5 times last week to intercept Russian planes
2016 m. gegužės 2 d. 16:49
NATO air policing fighters stationed in the Baltic States performed five scrambles last week to intercept military aircraft of the Russian Federation in...
Russian penetration into Lithuania by train is 'real threat', say border guards
2016 m. balandžio 29 d. 08:46
Despite fears that Russian forces could have landed on Lithuanian soil through the Curonian Spit the threat of Russian agents or forces penetrating Lithuania by...
Lithuanian sentenced to 13 years for spying in Russia
2016 m. balandžio 13 d. 16:50
A court in Russia 's Kaliningrad region has found Yevgeny Mataitis, a dual...
Gazprom ‘tried to undermine Lithuanian LNG terminal’
2016 m. kovo 31 d. 09:04
Russian energy company Gazprom tried to undermine Lithuania’s liquefied natural gas...
Russia continues to interfere in Lithuania - national security report
2016 m. kovo 30 d. 15:38
A new national security report has made it clear that Russia hasn't left Lithuania alone -...
Pagrindinis Rusijos tikslas, kuris Lietuvai kelia karinę grėsmę  (567)
2016 m. kovo 30 d. 14:50
NATO yra galingiausias karinis aljansas pasaulyje ir Rusija jo nepralenkia. Tačiau Kremlius ir nesiekia pralenkti, Maskvos tikslas – gebėti kuo greičiau...
Russian carriers continue to prefer Klaipėda port over Kaliningrad despite dispute
2016 m. kovo 7 d. 09:42
Russian carriers are continuing to use the port of Klaipėda after receiving a small number of transit permits from Poland to release the logjam at the port that...
Kaliningrad nuclear power plant construction 'may resume'
2016 m. vasario 12 d. 17:10
Atomproject, a company of Russia ’s state-owned nuclear energy corporation Rosatom , has...
Russian invasion scenario a 'good warning' for allies, says Lithuanian minister
2016 m. vasario 5 d. 08:26
Analysis published by US analysts , suggesting that NATO should step up the military...
Opinion: Kaliningrad – Kremlin‘s joker in geopolitical poker game with West
2016 m. sausio 29 d. 07:00
The Kremlin‘s propaganda rarely shocks anymore and hardly registers as news with most...
Russian gas to Kaliningrad will flow through Lithuania for 10 more years
2015 m. gruodžio 28 d. 17:12
Amber Grid , the operator of Lithuania's natural gas transmission system, and Gazprom signed a new long-term agreement on the transportation of natural gas to the...
Putin halves Lithuania's population in US interview  (3)
2015 m. rugsėjo 29 d. 11:17
Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed in a recent interview with US media that only 1,4 million people live in Lithuania, which is half of the Baltic...
Lithuania considers 44-fold tax hike on amber
2015 m. rugpjūčio 19 d. 08:38
The Ministry of Environment would like to raise taxes for amber extraction in Lithuania....
Lithuanian consulate comes across passport specifying Ukraine's Odessa as part of Russia
2015 m. rugpjūčio 14 d. 08:38
Lithuania's consulate to the Russian Kaliningrad region has received a passport of a...
Lithuania should expand circle of friends in Russia, says Ambassador Ušackas  (2)
2015 m. rugpjūčio 12 d. 10:21
The European Union 's Ambassador in Moscow Vygaudas Ušackas says that Lithuania should...
Russia to carry out wide-ranging artillery exercises in its Western districts  (1)
2015 m. rugpjūčio 8 d. 15:52
Artillery units in Russia 's Western military district are to conduct training in the field to practice counter-battery fire with thousands of artillery pieces and...
Lithuania refuses visa to Russian citizen with Crimean passport record
2015 m. rugpjūčio 6 d. 14:03
Lithuania has rejected a visa application from a Russian citizen whose passport specified the Republic of Crime as part of Russia as his place of birth, the...
Investigators of Lithuanian army's website hack seek assistance from abroad
2015 m. rugpjūčio 5 d. 10:31
After hackers broke into the website of the Lithuanian Army's Joint Staff, Lithuanian...
City in Kaliningrad wants to take over Green Bridge statues from Vilnius  (1)
2015 m. liepos 28 d. 19:42
The administration of Sovetsk, a city in the Russian Kaliningrad region, has officially...
Increased activity of Russian warplanes reported above Baltic Sea near Lithuania
2015 m. liepos 27 d. 17:41
NATO fighter-jets serving in the Baltic air-policing mission were scrambled seven times...
Opinion: Potsdam Conference and Russia's crooked-mirror politics in Kaliningrad  (3)
2015 m. liepos 25 d. 09:00
Most of the time history can’t be put to bed even though agreements to end wars have been concluded, victors have drawn new boundary lines, promises made, but they...
NATO jets alerted once last week by Russian plane
2015 m. liepos 20 d. 13:02
NATO fighter-jets serving in the air policing mission were scrambled once from Lithuania last week to identify a Russian warplane flying above the Baltic Sea.
Lithuania-based NATO jets alerted once by Russian plane last week  (1)
2015 m. liepos 13 d. 10:44
NATO Baltic air policing fighter jets were scrambled once last week to intercept and...
Russia is the one that can stop arms race, Lithuanian defence minister says
2015 m. birželio 25 d. 12:10
Only Russia can stop the current arms race with NATO as it is the one carrying out...
Saber Strike has nothing to do with any annexation plans, US general says
2015 m. birželio 19 d. 12:59
The Saber Strike 2015 exercise held in the Baltic states by NATO has nothing to do with...
Lithuanian president's adviser explains preparations for hosting US weaponry
2015 m. birželio 16 d. 12:25
Intensive preparations for the deployment of US weaponry in Lithuania are underway and American experts have already been in the country to evaluate the situation,...
Lithuanian defence minister: By threatening Europe Russia confuses cause and effect  (1)
2015 m. birželio 16 d. 10:50
By threatening to respond to the United States ' plans to deploy heavy weaponry in Eastern Europe, Russia is trying to cover its aggressive action and is confusing...
Attack on Lithuanian army's website plotted for two weeks
2015 m. birželio 12 d. 12:45
The Wednesday's cyber attack on the website of the Lithuanian Armed Forces Joint Staff was...
NATO jets alerted by Russian reconnaissance aircraft near Lithuania
2015 m. birželio 9 d. 19:00
NATO fighter-jets stationed in Šiauliai, northern Lithuania, were scrambled on Tuesday to...
NATO jets scrambled from Lithuania 3 times last week over Russian airplanes
2015 m. birželio 8 d. 15:52
NATO's air policing fighter-jets guarding the Baltic air-space were last week scrambled...