Kaliningrad region

34 articles

Karolis Broga

The European Commission has adopted guidelines that cars with Russian number plates should not be allowed to enter the European Union. Commenting about the guidelines Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Jovita Neliupšienė said that cars with Russian number plates would be seized if they enter Lithuan...

2023 m. September 12 d. 13:13
Karolis Broga

President Gitanas Nausėda expects authorities to improve the protection of the border with Russia after a father kidnapped his child and fled to Kaliningrad region by crossing a river in a rubber boat last week.

2023 m. August 31 d. 11:26
Karolis Broga

In order to enhance border security and tackle cigarette smuggling, Lithuania temporarily closed two of its checkpoints on the border with Belarus starting Friday, leaving four operational. The interior minister has revealed that security threats are being analysed and under certain conditions Lithu...

2023 m. August 18 d. 11:31
Giedrius Gaidamavičius

Lithuania's European Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevicius on Tuesday criticized the country for its failure to properly prepare its strategic communication to respond to Russia's threats over the restriction of the transit of some goods to the Kaliningrad region.

2022 m. June 22 d. 18:02

The volumes of contraband cigarettes detained by Lithuanian customs officers have tripled this year, compared to the same period last year, reaching the value of 11 million euros, the Customs Criminal Service said.

2019 m. May 25 d. 08:14

Ketvirtadienį Baltijos jūros pakrantėje Kaliningrado regione Chmelevkos šaudykloje vykusiose karinėse pratybose dalyvavo desantiniai laivai, lėktuvnešiai ir sraigtasparniai. Rusijos karinio jūrų laivyno dalis – Baltijos laivynas surengė mokymus desantiniams laivams. Gynybos ministerijos teigimu, mok...

2019 m. April 05 d. 14:11