Photo Gallery: Europe Opens Border to Kaliningrad

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Crack in the EU Poland and Kaliningrad Open Borders for Locals

Russia and Poland moved last week to open the border between Kaliningrad and neighboring Polish communities for visa-free travel. The move creates new freedom for people living in the exclave, which is surrounded by EU countries and is located some 350 kilomoters from Russia proper.