Lithuania

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Nato to put 300,000 troops on high alert in response to Russia threat
Alliance’s leader predicts this week’s summit will agree its most significant transformation in a generation

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

27, Jun, 2022 @3:05 PM

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‘The Russians could come any time’: fear at Suwałki Gap on EU border
Sixty-mile strip on edge of Poland and Lithuania is seen as vulnerable due to its position between Russian exclave of Kaliningrad and Belarus

Daniel Boffey in Suwałki

25, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Ukraine and the EU: the urgent questions that remain over country’s survival
Historic decision on candidate status could overshadow more vital issues

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

23, Jun, 2022 @11:26 AM

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Russia threatens ‘serious consequences’ as Lithuania blocks rail goods
Row escalates over Vilnius’s refusal to allow steel and iron ore to cross Russian exclave of Kaliningrad

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

21, Jun, 2022 @1:24 PM

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Why is Kaliningrad at the centre of a row between Russia and Lithuania?
Lithuanian ban on transit of sanctioned goods across its territory to and from Russian region has angered Kremlin

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

21, Jun, 2022 @12:49 PM

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Russia threatens retaliation as Lithuania bans goods transit to Kaliningrad
EU concerned over Moscow’s comments as people panic-buy in Baltic Sea exclave

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

20, Jun, 2022 @5:01 PM

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Lithuania wants naval coalition to lift Russia’s blockade of Ukraine’s grain
Britain supports in principle the call for a naval coalition ‘of the willing’ to restart exports through Black Sea

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

23, May, 2022 @11:57 AM

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Omagh bomb suspect Liam Campbell extradited to Lithuania
Man held liable for the Omagh bombing, is due to face charges related to weapons smuggling for the Real IRA

Nadeem Badshah

17, May, 2022 @10:46 PM

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How worried should Europe be as Russia starts cutting off gas supplies?
Analysis: Putin is determined to use resource as a weapon, as shown in move to cut off Poland and Bulgaria

Rob Davies

27, Apr, 2022 @5:14 PM

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Shock waves: Inside the 15 April edition of Guardian Weekly
How the war in Ukraine is reshaping Europe. Plus: volte-face in France’s election

Graham Snowdon

13, Apr, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Nato’s ‘achilles heel’: alliance conducts war games in nervous Lithuania
Baltic nation is calling for increased military presence in response to Russian invasion of Ukraine

Philip Oltermann in Pabradė

11, Apr, 2022 @4:00 AM

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‘Putin is killing civilians’: the train station where Russians are greeted with images of war
In Lithuania, Russians commuting to Kaliningrad come face-to-face with photographs of bombed Ukrainian cities and bloodied bodies

Philip Oltermann in Vilnius

09, Apr, 2022 @2:00 PM

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