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Russian criminal boss gets residence permit in Lithuania

Akhmed Yevloyev, a high-ranking Russian criminal known as a “vor v zakone,” or “thief in law”, has been issued with a residence permit by the Migration Board of the Vilnius County Police Headquarters, a spokesman for Lithuanian Interior Minister Saulius Skvernelis confirmed to BNS on Saturday. […]

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Lithuania receives 25 Ukrainian asylum requests

Twenty-five Ukrainian nationals have asked for asylum in Lithuania over the first half of this year in the wake of the ongoing war in Ukraine, the Lietuvos Žinios daily reports. […]