The EU does not want to block the transit of goods between Russia and Kaliningrad regionsaid the EU High Commissioner for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell.
He said that he did not consider the situation with Kaliningrad a blockade and was generally against stopping traffic between Russia and the region.
“But at the same time, we want control measures to prevent any attempts to evade sanctions without hindering commercial traffic,” the diplomat was quoted as saying. open.
Former official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova urged Moscow to give a practical, rather than diplomatic, response to the ban on the transit of goods to the Kaliningrad region through Lithuania.