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Kaliningrad Might Be the Next Flashpoint in Russia-Ukraine War, but Why Is It a Part of Russia?

How did the German city of Königsberg become Kaliningrad?

Fisherman’s village in Kaliningrad. Image source: Wikimedia Commons

As we get close to four months since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the theater of war could move to the Baltic region. The Russian city of Kaliningrad is the latest flashpoint in Russia-Lithuania relations…

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