Syrian refugees


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...
Another 16 Syrian refugees arrive in Lithuania  (1)
2017 m. sausio 12 d. 12:33
Another 16 Syrian refugees have arrived in Lithuania under the EU's resettlement program , the Migration Department said.
Refugee in Rukla – how do seven people live off of 500 euro?
2016 m. gruodžio 8 d. 16:26
Abdulrahman Alfahed from Syria arrived with his family at the Rukla Refugee Centre a month...
Beniušis. Will Karbauskis follow in Kaczynski’s steps?
2016 m. spalio 27 d. 15:06
When I go abroad I like to have a chat with taxi drivers – they help better understand the...
Lithuania receives another 13 refugees under EU programme
2016 m. spalio 7 d. 11:19
Another 13 refugees , mainly Syrian nationals, arrived in Lithuania on Thursday under the...
Another 9 Syrian refugees relocated to Lithuania under EU programme
2016 m. rugsėjo 28 d. 15:51
Nine Syrian refugees were relocated to Lithuania on Tuesday evening under the European Union's (EU) program, the Interior Ministry told BNS.
To Whom It May Concern… before it is too late! #RefugeesLT  (3)
2016 m. rugsėjo 14 d. 11:33
This is the first text from our #RefugeesLT initiative. On my third month in Lithuania as a refugee, and as I am passing through different situations here varying...
20 more Syrian refugees relocated to Lithuania under EU programme
2016 m. rugsėjo 7 d. 12:07
Another 20 refugees from Syria arrived in Lithuania on Wednesday under the European Union...
10 Syrian refugees relocated to Lithuania from Greece
2016 m. rugpjūčio 9 d. 11:23
A group of 10 refugees from war-torn Syria came to Lithuania on Monday evening under the...
A Syrian refugee in Lithuania: His story, Syria's story (III)
2016 m. rugpjūčio 5 d. 16:00
Redwan Eid, is a Syrian journalist and refugee who had to flee his war-torn homeland and...
11 Syrian refugees arrive in Lithuania
2016 m. rugpjūčio 5 d. 12:14
Another 11 refugees – originally from Syria but lately living in a refugee camp in Greece – arrived in Lithuania in the early hours of Friday. To read this...
12 more Syrian refugees arrive in Lithuania under EU programme
2016 m. rugpjūčio 2 d. 09:11
Another 12 Syrian refugees arrived in Lithuania on Monday evening under the European Union 's resettlement programme.
13 new refugees resettled in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 12:44
Twelve Syrian refugees and a stateless person from Palestine came to Lithuania from Greece...
Eight Syrian refugees arrive in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 21 d. 11:22
Eight Syrians have been relocated to Lithuania as part of the European Union ’s (EU)...
Is Sweden and Finland joining NATO inevitable?  (1)
2016 m. birželio 9 d. 07:49
A recent study commissioned by Finland has outlined the pros and cons of the country...
Syrian refugee couple in Lithuania granted refugee status
2016 m. balandžio 25 d. 08:20
A Syrian couple relocated to Lithuania under the EU's refugee relocation program have been granted refugee status.
Syrian refugee in Lithuania to hold exhibition of his paintings
2016 m. balandžio 19 d. 14:47
Majd Kara, a Syrian refugee who came to Lithuania last month under the EU relocation program, is staging an exhibition of his paintings in Vilnius.
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...
Syrian couple in Lithuania tell story of refugee smuggling experience
2016 m. kovo 21 d. 09:23
Last week the first refugees from Syria settled in the Rukla refugee reception camp –...
EU strikes migrant deal with Turkey
2016 m. kovo 18 d. 16:56
The European Union and Turkey agreed on a deal on Friday which will mean that migrants...
EU deal with Turkey may open up new migrant routes - Lithuanian president  (1)
2016 m. kovo 18 d. 08:36
The European Union 's (EU) agreement with Turkey on returning migrants may open new migration routes to Europe, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said...
Lebanon, the forgotten angle in the refugee crisis
2016 m. kovo 17 d. 13:15
Imagine for a moment that almost half of the population of Vilnius was Ukrainian refugees fleeing the civil war that rages on with the help of Putin 's Russian...
Lithuania pledges €5.2m to Turkey under EU refugee deal
2016 m. kovo 14 d. 08:49
As part of the European Union 's attempt to help solve the migrant and refugee crisis ,...
Migrantų krizė: Lietuva Turkijai skirs 5 mln. eurų  (419)
2016 m. kovo 13 d. 08:07
Europos Sąjungai bandant spręsti migrantų krizę, Lietuva planuoja pervesti 5,2...
Syrian refugee family lands in Vilnius, second to resettle through EU program
2016 m. kovo 7 d. 15:48
On Monday, Lithuania's Ministry of the Interior announced that two Syrian refugees had...
Lithuania allocates €20k to refugees in Turkey
2016 m. sausio 28 d. 14:43
Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday it had allocated EUR 20,000 in humanitarian aid to refugees in Turkey .
Turkey's contribution is essential to overcome migration crisis, Lithuanian president says
2015 m. lapkričio 30 d. 10:27
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the EU- Turkey summit in Brussels where Turkey was represented by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. The summit was...
Vyriausybė skyrė 300 tūkst. eurų migrantų problemoms  (48)
2015 m. spalio 26 d. 20:10
Vyriausybė posėdyje pirmadienį skyrė 300 tūkst. eurų Europos Tarybos (ET) vystymo...
Lithuania falls short of its development aid commitments  (1)
2015 m. spalio 23 d. 11:44
Proudly transitioning from an aid receiver to an affluent Western society, Lithuania has yet...
Lithuanian government earmarks EUR 50,000 for food for Syrian refugees
2015 m. rugsėjo 23 d. 15:38
Lithuania's government has earmarked 50,000 euros from its reserve fund for food for Syrian...