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On 24 January, a total of 17 persons aiming to cross into Lithuania from Belarus illegally were turned away, the State Border Guard Service (VSAT) said on Wednesday.
Seventeen migrants tried to cross into Lithuania from Belarus illegally
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Latvia reported it prevented six illegal attempts to enter the country from Belarus last day.

Polish border guards said they denied entry to six foreigners trying to cross the Polish-Belarusian border illegally on 23 January.

According to VSAT, so far, in 2023, it has thwarted 184 illegal crossings at the Lithuanian state border.

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