Niemen

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Nie·men

 (nē′mən, nyĕ′-)
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Niemen

(ˈnjɛmɛn)
n
(Placename) the Polish name for the Neman
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This is caused by a sharp rise in the water level of the Sesupe River and the neighbouring Neman River during stormy western winds, combined with extremely high precipitation and melting snow.
Zygimantas Gudisauskas, of Kaunas Tourism Information Centre and Conference Bureau, suggests all Kaunas visitors to explore the second-largest Lithuanian city on a boat trip along the Neman River and attend "at least one concert" of Pazaislis Monastery Music Festival, which will last till the end of the month.
Second, the smugglers have become a lot smarter, sneaking the goods through the border under the waters of the Neman River. These kinds of 'submariners' pose a challenge even to the [most] sophisticated border guard systems," Jokubauskas says.