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Kaliningrad: a bit of Russia in the heart of the EU

Video by Olivia SALAZAR-WINSPEAR , Sylvain ROUSSEAU

Latest update : 2008-12-08

Kaliningrad, which lies between Poland and Lithuania on the Baltic Sea, is a tiny part of Russia surrounded by EU states. Now its strategic position means that it is central to President Dmitry Medvedev's defence plans.

Date created : 2008-12-08

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