Posts tagged as distribution

Distribution of asylum seekers among EU member states in trouble

Monday, February 10, 2020

Mandatory distribution of asylum seekers among European Union member states is still on the table, although the European commissioner for migration and home affairs said in Vilnius she would seek a compromise between opposing positions. The Swedish politician Ylva Johansson visited Lithuania last Friday and praised the country’s “constructive” approach after her meeting with Interior Minister Rita Tamašunienė. “It was a really constructive approach from the Lithuanian minister and we…

Top 10 Facts About Living Conditions in Lithuania

Friday, January 18, 2019

Lithuania is a country of the rich history that dates as back as in the 1200s. It is home to lush forests, majestic glacial valleys and pristine rivers that flow from mainland Europe to the Baltic Sea. While the country still lags behind its fellow EU members economically, in the decade and a half since the country entered the European Union Lithuania has made a great stride in improving the…