Russia’s Erosion Accelerates — Lithuania Slams Door Shut

The key in the lock: Kaliningrad just got cut off from Russia

Earlier today we edged closer to the start of a hot war with Russia.

Lithuania started to implement EU sanction rules as part of a swathe of measures intended to punish President Vladimir Putin for the invasion of Ukraine. It closed the transit of goods to Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave on the Baltic Sea.

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Barry Gander

Barry Gander

I am a Canadian born in Connecticut - two strikes against me! I love geography, history and science, and I am a top political and economic writer on MEDIUM.