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30/09/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the arrest in international waters and detention of a Lithuanian vessel by authorities of the Russian Federation pdf - 470 KB [470 KB]

We are concerned by the forced apprehension of the Lithuanian fishing vessel "Jūros Vilkas" by Russian border guards in high seas waters of the Barents Sea on 18 September, the subsequent detention of the vessel and its crew, as well as its forceful towing to Russian territory.

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