Migration and Home Affairs

Towards easier cross-border travel in the Kaliningrad area

The Commission proposed to facilitate border crossing for people in the Kaliningrad area. The proposal to amend EU rules on local border traffic (LBT) foresees that the entire Kaliningrad oblast as well as a specific border area on the Polish side would be considered as a border zone. Additional border residents could therefore move more easily across the border and within the neighbouring area.

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Friday, 29 July, 2011