“We are ready for any scenarios for the development of events on the border, including attempts to enter our territory with the use of weapons.

The army and the police help the border guards, a large number of forces are involved in protecting the border, ”TASS quoted him as saying.

Lyubayevas noted that the Lithuanian border guards receive instructions on security issues and responses to possible provocations.

Earlier, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Lithuania said that the republic is ready to close the border in the event of a sharp increase in the flow of illegal migrants trying to enter the country through Belarus.