LRT.LT | Picket in Vilnius protests Lithuania’s migrant policies

”About a dozen activists staged a protest outside the Lithuanian government’s office in Vilnius to draw attention to policies towards migrants and asylum seekers.

The picket on Kudirkos Square was organised to coincide with a cabinet meeting on Wednesday afternoon. Participants called on the government to reconsider its policy and to provide opportunities for all migrants to integrate into the Lithuanian society, regardless of the status of their asylum application.

“We want to encourage and make recommendations for a sustainable, fair, and human rights-respecting integration and asylum policy,” Vuk Vukotič, an organiser of the picket and a volunteer with the Sienos Grupė (Border Group), told BNS.”

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