Lithuania

Lithuania (Lithuanian: Lietuva) officially the Republic of Lithuania is a member of the European Union since 1 May 2004. It is in Northern Europe. One of the three Baltic states, it is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. It is bordered by Latvia to the north, Belarus to the east and south, Poland to the south, and Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) to the southwest.

Capital

Vilnius

Population

3.36 million

Area

65,300 km2