asylum seekers

Experts call for allowing asylum seekers to work in Lithuania

Asylum seekers are not allowed to take up jobs or start businesses in Lithuania until they have been granted temporary or permanent residence, but...

Refugee resettlement stalls due to Italy, Greece, Lithuanian intermin says

The resettlement of refugees to Lithuania has been stalling for the last six months as the Baltic country does not receive migrant applications from Greece...

Middle Eastern refugees set to come to Lithuania in fall

Asylum seekers from the Middle East might come to Lithuania in the fall following a break of more than six months, the head of Lithuania's Migration...

Lithuanian border guards bust illegal migrants from Russia, Latvian driver

Lithuanian border guards detained a group of illegal migrants from Russia and their driver, a Latvian citizen, late on Thursday at Kalvarija border...