Kaliningrad region

NATO jets scrambled once to accompany Russian plane over Baltics

Fighter jets stationed in the Baltic states as part of NATO 's Baltic air policing mission were scrambled once last week to intercept and accompany a...

Lithuanian public figure banned from coming to Russia

A public figure from Lithuania's southern city of Marijampole has been banned from travelling to Russia for five years, the Lietuvos Rytas daily writes on...

Lithuanian PM sees US pressure on Russia over nuclear weapons treaty as effective

The United States ' threat to pull out of a bilateral treaty banning intermediate-range nuclear missiles was a necessary step to warn Russia to respect...

Over half a million packs of cigarettes detained in Lithuanian port of Klaipeda

As part of an investigation into a suspected illegal scheme, a shipment of over half a million packs of cigarettes from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has...