28 November 2021
The Lithuanian army must do everything possible to prevent incidents on the border with Belarus - President Gitanas Nausėda
2 week ago
Lithuania Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis, who spoke to Josep Borrell, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, today called for the strengthening of EU sanctions against the flag-Belarusian government and the inclusion of Belarusian airports in the sanction list
According to the President Gitanas Nausėda, Lithuania is ready to provide assistance to Poland in counteracting the current influx of migrants from Belarus. "The scale of the hybrid attack by the Belarussian government is unprecedented. We must remain united and in solidarity", says Nausėda
Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Estonia follows with deep concern the new phase in hybrid attack by Lukashenka's government at border with Poland. We are in close contact with Poland and support in every way possible. EU needs to reinforce its external borders as well as speed up work on sanctions towards BY government
2 week ago
Defense Minister of Latvia: There is ongoing escalation of Belarussian hybrid attack against Polish border. We stay united with Poland and require EU and EU nations to be supportive to Poland in these difficult hours. Poland, Lithuania, and Latvia are standing for your interests and border as well
Ministry of Internal Affairs of Lithuania proposed to introduce emergency situation regime on the border with Belarus due to the situation with migrants
The head of the Lithuanian Ministry of the Interior, Agnė Bilotaitė, announced a motion to introduce a state of emergency in connection with the situation on the border with Belarus. This is a constitutional emergency, as opposed to the state of emergency that has been in place for months
.@Valsts_policija in cooperation with @vid_gov detained a person from whom approximately 290 kilograms of narcotic and psychotropic substances were seized, informed the police2 week ago
[email protected]_policija in cooperation with @vid_gov detained a person from whom approximately 290 kilograms of narcotic and psychotropic substances were seized, informed the police
2 week ago
State Border Guard officials on Sunday prevented 21 people from trying to cross the Latvian-Belarusian state border illegally, informs the State Border Guard
Today, a protest is to be held in Vilnius against the Lithuanian government's policy towards migrants. The organisers claim that the actions of the Lithuanian government violate international human rights agreements. The initiative was supported by 27 Lithuanian NGOs
The Sejm National Defense Committee met in Lithuania with Minister SZ @GLandsbergis, Deputy Minister @AbukeviciusM, Security and Defense Committee @LRSeimas and chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the RL Sejm @ZygisPavilionis. Talks on the migration crisis. and tightening of  defensive cooperation3 week ago
The Sejm National Defense Committee met in Lithuania with Minister SZ @GLandsbergis, Deputy Minister @AbukeviciusM, Security and Defense Committee @LRSeimas and chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the RL Sejm @ZygisPavilionis. Talks on the migration crisis. and tightening of defensive cooperation
3 week ago
Lithuania has started to strengthen the barriers on its border with Belarus with a 3.4 m high steel fence. The fence should be 500 km long. Planned costs by September 2022: 152 million euros
USAF VIP C40B SAM707 descending for Riga after holding near Moscow3 week ago
USAF VIP C40B SAM707 descending for Riga after holding near Moscow
Senior EU leaders have described a punitive Chinese campaign against Lithuania as unjustified, stating that a proposed Vilnius Taiwan representative office does not breach the bloc's One China policy
Today LithuaniaForeign Minister @GLandsbergis met with US Assistant Secretary of State @KDonfried, and discussed further coordination of efforts in response to Belarus hybrid attack, as well as China's assertive policies. US support to Lithuania is highly appreciated
1 month ago
A pair of Russian Su-24 bombers of the Baltic Fleet made a provocative flight yesterday, October 26 in the afternoon, next to an oil rig located in the Polish Exclusive Economic Zone
US forces rapidly deployed a @WI_Guard High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) at Spilve Airport in central Rīga, a milestone in the U.S.-Latvia security partnership1 month ago
US forces rapidly deployed a @WI_Guard High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) at Spilve Airport in central Rīga, a milestone in the U.S.-Latvia security partnership
1 month ago
One injured in household gas explosion in Baltiysk, Kaliningrad region
Destruction of ships with missiles of the coastal complexes "Bal" is being practiced by the Russian military during exercises on the island of Kotlin (Gulf of Finland), the Baltic Fleet reported.
Minister of Defence of Latvia: Today in Brussels we received 5.7 million. euro from the Luxembourg government to get rid of the Soviet "dirty heritage" by cleaning up the pollution left at Lielvārde airfield
1 month ago
Strong wind is raging in the Gulf of Finland near St. Petersburg, Russian Baltic Fleet vessels ordered to return to its bases
Lithuania's Minister of National Defence: Today at the meeting of @NATO DefMins we agreed that Alliance needs a new plan to deter growing Russian threat. Allied forces must be ready to respond quickly. As we are strengthening our deterrence, transatlantic unity, defence planning & capability development are essential
The Latvian National Council for Electronic Media has revoked the broadcasting license of the Russian-language First Baltic Channel.
The protection of the Polish and Lithuanian borders was an important topic of the president's visit to Vilnius. On its second and last day, Andrzej Duda took part in the Lithuanian National Security Conference
Visiting Lithuania, Polish President Andrzej Duda discussed with his Lithuanian counterpart Gitanas Nauseda the migration issue at their borders with Belarus. They hope for firm responses from the EU.
Tusk after the debate in the EP: we witnessed a collision between the PiS government and the wall
1 month ago
Lithuanian border guards suspect Belarusian official of crossing the Lithuanian border illegally - a pre-trial investigation has been launched, the State Border Guard Service (SBGS) said on Tuesday. In addition, 149 migrants turned back last day, the highest number of people who have tried to cross the border illegally since the end of August
1 month ago
From October 21 to November 15 lockdown in Latvia. Only the "most important" places are open, curfew from 21 to 6
1 month ago
Reports detailing alleged violations against migrants in Lithuania are now around 20 in number, the head of EU border agency Frontex, Fabrice Leggeri, has said on Monday at an event organised by the Brussels-based EUWatch, an NGO
The Latvian authorities, where there is a shortage of places in hospitals, have imposed a state of emergency for three months on Monday. Among other things, the unvaccinated will be able to shop only in key stores: grocery stores, pharmacies, zoos, newspapers and gas stations
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