28 September 2021
EU Commissioner for Home Affairs: Visiting the Lithuania-Belarus border today where I received a detailed briefing regarding the situation on the ground.  The Lithuanian border guard personnel, with @Frontex support, are undertaking a sophisticated operation in challenging circumstances1 month ago
EU Commissioner for Home Affairs: Visiting the Lithuania-Belarus border today where I received a detailed briefing regarding the situation on the ground. The Lithuanian border guard personnel, with @Frontex support, are undertaking a sophisticated operation in challenging circumstances
1 month ago
Lithuanian border posts on the border with Belarus overcrowded with illegal immigrants - security service
Spanish fighters on the @NATO Air Policing mission scrambled to identify aircraft over a busy Baltic Sea on 29 July. The Russian IL-22 PP MUTE electronic warfare aircraft failed to file a flight plan or connect with air traffic control. Air Policing keeps the skies safe for all1 month ago
Spanish fighters on the @NATO Air Policing mission scrambled to identify aircraft over a busy Baltic Sea on 29 July. The Russian IL-22 PP MUTE electronic warfare aircraft failed to file a flight plan or connect with air traffic control. Air Policing keeps the skies safe for all
1 month ago
In Lithuania, in the last 24 hours the Border Service detained another 137 irregular migrants, mostly from third countries, who crossed from Belarus. The total number in 2021 to date reached 3,282. The total number in 2020 was 81 and in 2019 - 46
2 month ago
Ukraine to provide Lithuania with barbed wire to help strengthen its border with Belarus amid migration crisis
Estonia Air Force PZL-Mielec M-28 Skytruck (reg. Estonia44, hex 511122) heading east over Ukraine as EEF442 month ago
Estonia Air Force PZL-Mielec M-28 Skytruck (reg. Estonia44, hex 511122) heading east over Ukraine as EEF44
Russian Ministry of Defense:  The offensive of the mock enemy was repelled by the tank crews of the Pskov Airborne Forces as part of a tactical exercise at the Strugi Krasnye training ground2 month ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: The offensive of the mock enemy was repelled by the tank crews of the Pskov Airborne Forces as part of a tactical exercise at the Strugi Krasnye training ground
2 month ago
Lithuania detained over 170 irregular migrants on the border with Belarus in 24 hours
2 month ago
Lithuanian PM: Lukashenka ruthlessly exploits migration as a tool of hybrid war against the EU. Discussed with @vonderleyen the need for the EU unity and further support from EU institutions tackling irregular migration flows to Europe via Lithuanian- Belarus border
At 09.13 @ugunsdzeseji received a call to Lēdurga parish of Sigulda region, where a bog is burning. The State Forest Service, 31 SFRS firefighter rescuers are working at the scene, using 9 tank trucks, as well as Inčukalns and Lēdurga BUB firefighters2 month ago
At 09.13 @ugunsdzeseji received a call to Lēdurga parish of Sigulda region, where a bog is burning. The State Forest Service, 31 SFRS firefighter rescuers are working at the scene, using 9 tank trucks, as well as Inčukalns and Lēdurga BUB firefighters
Estonia will provide Lithuania with barbed wire for fence on Belarus border
Italian soldiers with eFP Battle Group Latvia trained cadets from Latvian Defence Academy. NATO's enhanced Forward Presence is an effective means of providing a shared understanding of tactics and procedures, which help our soldiers to act as one interoperable force.2 month ago
Italian soldiers with eFP Battle Group Latvia trained cadets from Latvian Defence Academy. NATO's enhanced Forward Presence is an effective means of providing a shared understanding of tactics and procedures, which help our soldiers to act as one interoperable force.
2 month ago
Residents in Dieveniškės, a Lithuanian town of some 600 people on the border with Belarus, are holding vigils and blocking roads to protest the government's plans to accommodate some 500 migrants in a closed-down school
2 month ago
A Russian Su-27 fighter escorted a German Air Force multi-role fighter over the Baltic Sea, Russian Defense Ministry said
2 month ago
In Lithuania, in the last 24 hours the Border Service detained another 110 irregular migrants, mostly from third countries, who crossed from Belarus. The total number in 2021 to date reached 2,338. The total number in 2020 was 81 and in 2019 - 46
2 month ago
Lithuanian border guards detained another 70 illegal migrants from the territory of Belarus. Since the beginning of the year, they have already been detained by 2,228 people, in July alone - 1,567
TurAF F16s regularly based at 6th Main Base at Bandırma but now forward deployed to Malbork AB to support BalticAirPolicing, intercept Ilyushin Il-20M (NATO:Coot-A), a SIGINT & ELINT platform, regularly Chkalovsky based but  likely fwd deployed & operating from Pushkin 922nd AFB2 month ago
TurAF F16s regularly based at 6th Main Base at Bandırma but now forward deployed to Malbork AB to support BalticAirPolicing, intercept Ilyushin Il-20M (NATO:Coot-A), a SIGINT & ELINT platform, regularly Chkalovsky based but likely fwd deployed & operating from Pushkin 922nd AFB
Turkish F-16s flying from Malbork, Poland under NATO's Air Policing mission made their first intercept of an unknown aircraft today2 month ago
Turkish F-16s flying from Malbork, Poland under NATO's Air Policing mission made their first intercept of an unknown aircraft today
2 month ago
NATO Baltic air patrols intercepted Russian planes six times last week
2 month ago
Lithuania forcibly expels migrants to Belarus - Belarusian State Border Committee
USAF E8C Joint STARS REDEYE8 orbiting over Latvia2 month ago
USAF E8C Joint STARS REDEYE8 orbiting over Latvia
2 month ago
Lithuania said that Belarus threatens the country with the smuggling of radioactive materials. According to the Foreign Minister of the Baltic Republic Gabrielus Landsbergis, these threats are an instrument of a hybrid war against Lithuania.
Video of migrants detained after illegally crossing Lithuania border from Belarus2 month ago
Video of migrants detained after illegally crossing Lithuania border from Belarus
The Estonian Foreign Ministry summoned the Russian ambassador, Alexander Petrov, to hand him a note announcing one of the diplomats of the Russian embassy persona non grata.
Prime Ministers of Greece and Lithuania give press statements after their meeting in Athens earlier today.2 month ago
Prime Ministers of Greece and Lithuania give press statements after their meeting in Athens earlier today.
Today Frontex is starting its rapid intervention in Lithuania with nearly 30 EUStandingCorps officers and 16 patrol cars. More are coming daily2 month ago
Today Frontex is starting its rapid intervention in Lithuania with nearly 30 #EUStandingCorps officers and 16 patrol cars. More are coming daily
Big victory for Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia against Germany & the European Commission today with the European Court of Justice ruling that the Opal pipeline must comply with the EU's energy rules & that no exemption can be granted Nordstream1
Lithuania Seimas adopted a Resolution on Countering Hybrid Aggression ( No XIV-505) stating that countries hostile towards Lithuania have been waging hybrid aggression against the Republic of Lithuania, which constitutes a threat to our country and the external border of the European Union and NATO
2 month ago
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis has called on Turkey to cut flights to Belarus, to identify migrants and to investigate and curb their routes
2 month ago
Lithuania has informed Poland that it plans to step up border protection amid the recent spike in irregular migration from Belarus
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