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Posted inCentral Europe & Baltics, Eastern Europe & Russia, Regions

EU Closes Door on Russian Enclave

17 May 2002 MOSCOW, 17 May (Gazeta.Ru)–Talks between Russia and the EU concerning a visa-free regime for Kaliningrad residents traveling to Russia proper through Poland and Lithuania have reached a deadlock. The EU insists on introducing visas for the enclave, despite severe opposition from Moscow. It appears, however, that the Russian authorities have not succeeded […]