Kaliningrad region


NATO jets in Lithuania scrambled once last week over Russian warplane
2016 m. rugpjūčio 22 d. 16:10
Fighter jets serving in the NATO air policing mission in the Baltic states were scrambled once last week to identify and accompany a Russian warplane flying in...
NATO and Russia must talk to each other now more than ever
2016 m. rugpjūčio 11 d. 07:29
With tensions between Moscow and NATO at its worst since the end of the Cold War , it is now more important than ever that each side understand one another and...
New Kaliningrad governor appointment 'sign of silovikis' grip on Kremlin'
2016 m. rugpjūčio 4 d. 14:15
President Vladimir Putin has named his former bodyguard as governor of Kaliningrad , the...
Russia will militarise regardless of what NATO does - Lithuanian MP
2016 m. liepos 18 d. 13:12
Russia keep stepping up its military presence in Eastern Europe and will proceed with the...
Lithuanian community in Kaliningrad oblast wants a Lithuanian school
2016 m. liepos 12 d. 15:16
Education and Science Minister Audronė Pitrėnienė is meeting on Tuesday with representatives of the Lithuanian community in Kaliningrad to discuss the...
Calling Russia the enemy 'does not make Lithuanians safer' - Ušackas
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 06:53
Lithuania should be more reserved and calmer in its relations with Russia , says the...
Kaliningrad or Karaliaučius: A land fought over for centuries
2016 m. gegužės 31 d. 08:24
Five years ago, I wrote about the first time I saw the lands of Kaliningrad , known as the...
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...