Posts tagged as Lithuanian–Latvian border

As Baltics reopen, thousands cross borders daily

Monday, May 18, 2020

Travel across the Lithuanian–Latvian border jumped significantly over the weekend as people made use of free movement within the ‘Baltic bubble’. “The flows of those leaving and arriving [in Lithuania from Latvia] rose up to 20 times,” Lithuanian Interior Minister Rita Tamašunienė said in a statement. Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania opened their borders to Baltic residents and citizens and Friday, becoming the first free travel ‘bubble’ within the EU since…