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EU helps channel humanitarian support to migrants in Lithuania

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Following a request for assistance from Lithuania, the European Commission is helping European countries send support through the European Civil Protection Mechanism. Lithuania asked for help following increased arrivals of migrants and asylum seekers coming from the Middle East and Africa and entering Lithuania via the border with Belarus. Already 12 countries have offered support such as tents, beds and generators. The Commission coordinates the delivery and finances up to…