The second shipment of euro banknotes was delivered to Lithuania on Wednesday.
© DELFI / Kiril Čachovskij

According to BNS sources, an aircraft carrying the money landed in Kaunas Airport.

Ramūnas Matonis, spokesman for the Police Department, told BNS that "the operation is underway".

"I can't make a more detailed comment at the moment. That operation is underway. There'll have more information later," he said.

Giedrius Simonavičius, spokesman for the central the Bank of Lithuania, declined to comment.

Naujienų agentūros BNS informaciją skelbti, cituoti ar kitaip atgaminti visuomenės informavimo priemonėse bei interneto tinklalapiuose be raštiško UAB "BNS" sutikimo neleidžiama.

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