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Estonia granted international protection to 550 people over 23 years

Friday, July 10, 2020

Estonia has granted international protection to close to 550 people from 1997, close to one-third of whom received protection as part of the EU migration plans, informs LETA/BNS. From 1997, international protection has been granted by Estonia to 544 people, Ruth Annus, head of the department for citizenship and migration policy at the Ministry of the Interior, told BNS. 200 of them received international protection as part of the migration…

Five Lithuanian beaches granted international quality certification

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Five Lithuanian beaches on the Baltic coast have been granted the Blue Flag, an international quality mark. These are the central beaches of Nida and Juodkrantė on the Curonian Spit, the Birutė Park Beach in Palanga, a resort on the Baltic coast, and two beaches in the seaport of Klaipėda: Smiltynė I and Melnragė II, the Association of Local Authorities in Lithuania has said. The Copenhagen-based International Blue Flag Jury…