Russian citizen who claimed to be a Russian border guard is taken to the court

Court arrests Russian citizen for 1 mo for unlawful border crossing

A Lithuanian court has issued a one-month arrest warrant for a Russian citizen who claimed to be a Russian border guard after he was detained in an intoxicated condition after unlawfully crossing the Lithuanian border on Saturday. […]

During the Zapad 2013 training

President sees Zapad, Belarus N-plant as key threats to transatlantic security

The world clearly understands that key threats to transatlantic security in our region arise from the militarization of the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, the Zapad military exercise and BelarusAstravyets nuclear power plant, which has become a geopolitical weapon, President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on Thursday. […]

NATO flag

Defence budget crucial amid Russian threats – Lithuanian ForMin at NATO meeting

Speaking at a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Brussels on Friday, Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius emphasized the importance of stepping up defense in the face of the challenges posed by Russia. […]

Building site of the Astravyets Nuclear site

Ticking bomb in Astravyets – will it blow us up or the Belarussian economy?

Lithuanian politicians call the Astravyets nuclear power plant a bomb ticking at the border, making for an impression that it is being built for a future accident which would harm Lithuania, though Belarussian citizens would […]