V.Putin is ready to agree on conditions of LithuaniaWe is ready on conditions comprehensible to Lithuania to solve a question of the Kaliningrad region, president Vladimir Putin during negotiations with the president of Finland has declared Tari Halonen in St.-Petersburg. The Russian leader has informed that the meeting " in the near future should take place; in a tripartite format - Russia, Lithuania and the European Union for this purpose what to discuss the Kaliningrad problem “. “ We are ready to carry out the same preliminary consultations and of Lithuania “ - Putin has declared.
he has noticed that the Schengen agreement provides “ possibility of visa-free moving on territory of the countries - participants of the agreement in high-speed trains as passengers have no possibility to leave in the Schengen territory “. “ Thereupon there is only one question is a sovereignty of Lithuania “ - Putin considers.
as he said, “ The goods traffic and goods turnover between our countries grows “. “ We promote loading of port Klaipeda, and they help to load the Kaliningrad seaport. To solve a problem of passenger transportations in Kalinigradsky area, and it about 1 million persons by rail, it is necessary to transfer to a practical plane the thesis about common European home building “ - Putin has declared.
references on a theme:
- Kaliningradtsam will give out the admission to Europe, 18. 09. 2002
- EU will give today the answer across Kaliningrad, 18. 09. 2002
- V.Putin has offered the European Union a visa-free regime, 27. 08. 2002