LRT.LT | Despite earlier criticism, Lithuanian president signs law restricting migrant rights

“Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda has signed a bill into law, restricting the rights of undocumented migrants. He has previously criticised the proposals for allegedly throwing human rights “into the trash bin”.

In a statement, the president’s office said that the rights of asylum seekers “must not be restricted more than necessary” and called on the parliament to remove the shortcomings in the law in the near future.”

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Source: LRT English