Migration Department

Vilnius reproached for not inviting Russia to global constitutional justice congress

Lithuania has been reproached for not inviting representatives of the Russian Constitutional Court to a global constitutional justice congress that got...

Immigration up in Lithuania in summer, emigration slightly down

The number of people coming to live to Lithuania went up this summer, while emigration numbers slightly declined, however, the number of emigrants still...

Tajik man linked to Islamic terrorists remains at Vilnius airport

Alisher Toshev, a Tajik national who was last week detained at Vilnius Airport over national security concerns, remains in special accommodation premises for...

Visa wait times increase to a month as applications double

People may have to wait for around a month to be issued with a Lithuanian national visa as the number of applications has doubled, the country's Migration...

Russian nationalist Gorsky applies for political asylum in Lithuania

Yuri Gorsky , a Russian nationalist who fled Russia in July, has applied for political asylum in Lithuania.