During the day, 84 migrants were not allowed into Lithuania, and cannon shots were heard on the Belarusian side
On Friday, migrants from Belarus went to Ignalina, Šalčininkai, Varėna and Lazdijai districts. During the latter, as in previous days, the majority of such migrants tried to enter Western Europe – 69.
No illegal migrants were allowed into Lithuania on Friday.
During the day, single shots were fired at the Lazdijai district near the borders on the Belarusian side.
A couple more shots before midnight from Friday to Saturday on the Belarusian side to run at the Švenčionys district.
As in previous days, cannon shots were heard at various times on the Belarusian side at Druskininkai municipality on Friday. It is believed to be shooting at a Gozo polygon in a neighboring country.
The use of service weapons, special measures or physical acts of coercion by Lithuanian border guards and soldiers assisting them was lost the previous day. Border control on the Lithuanian side is carried out under an enhanced regime.
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