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Belarusian citizens arrive in Lithuania after receiving ‘humanitarian’ visa waiver

Monday, August 17, 2020

Two Belarusian citizens arrived in Lithuania last week after the government announced visa waivers for people travelling for “humanitarian purposes”. “Two permits were granted under my order on Saturday,” Interior Minister Rita Tamašunienė told reporters on Monday. Last week, the Lithuanian Cabinet adopted an exception to allow Belarusians to come to Lithuania for “humanitarian purposes”. Sources later told BNS the people are members of Belarusian opposition presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya’s…