Kaliningrad region

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 plans regardless of what NATO does, says Artūras Paulauskas , chairman...
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...
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 Karaliaučius region in Lithuanian. My first impression was depressing.
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...
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...
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 terminal (LNG) at Klaipeda and attempted to put pressure on some of Lithuania's...
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 - looking for weak points, gathering information, manipulating public...
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...
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...
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 security of the Baltic states, is a “good warning for the Allies,” says...
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 people but some of it deserves attention because when a specific propaganda...
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...
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...
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 Russian citizen, which indicates "Odessa Region/ Russia " as the place of birth....
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 work to expand its circle of friends in Russia , possibly through more...
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...
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...
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 sent a request to the Vilnius leadership to hand over the Soviet-era...
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 last week over Russian aircrafts.
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...
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...
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...