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Lithuania’s Asylum Approach Doesn’t Align With EU Law, EU Court Decides - SchengenVisaInfo.com

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Lithuanian law allows asylum seekers to be denied the right to international protection and be placed automatically in a detention centre. Court of Justice of the European Union found the decision to detain an asylum seeker after crossing the Lithuanian border as a violation of EU law. The new Lithuanian law was introduced in response to a large number of migrants coming from Belarus last year.
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Lithuania’s Asylum Approach Doesn’t Align With EU Law, EU Court Decides - SchengenVisaInfo.com

Following a report from Amnesty International, the Court of Justice of the European Union has decided that Lithuanian law that allows an applicant for asylum to be denied the right to international protection and be placed automatically in a detention centre is unlawful. The court found the decision to detain an asylum seeker after crossing […]

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