asylum applicants


Latvian citizen busted in Lithuania with 2 Syrian citizens en route to Western Europe
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 16:50
Border guards of Kalvarija, southwestern Lithuania, have detained a Latvian citizen transporting to Western Europe a Syrian father and son who had applied for...
Court instructs Migration Department decide on asylum for Kurdish family
2017 m. kovo 2 d. 13:40
A Vilnius court has instructed the Migration Department to reconsider the asylum application from a Kurdish family.
IOM Vilnius and Santa visited Rukla refugee reception centre
2017 m. sausio 3 d. 11:40
200 asylum applicants have been relocated and resettled to Lithuania from Greece and Turkey...
Refugees asking for help to integrate but not for allowances – study
2016 m. lapkričio 30 d. 15:26
We are asking for the chance of ‘gaining a foothold’ but not for allowances, relocated...
Tenuous immigration agreement between EU and Turkey
2016 m. kovo 21 d. 09:56
After two days of negotiations, Turkey and the European Union reached a compromise...
Refugees will not be forced to come to Lithuania, PM says
2015 m. spalio 7 d. 16:27
As a Lithuanian delegation is visiting Greece and unsuccessfully looking for refugees who could be resettled to Lithuania, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius...
440 people asked for asylum in Lithuania in 2014
2015 m. kovo 22 d. 17:18
The number of asylum applicants in Lithuanian last year stood at 440, a 10 percent increase from 2013 with 400 applications. The applicants in Lithuania in 2014...