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Latvia has decided to grant asylum to 13 Belarusian citizens

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Latvia has decided to grant asylum to 13 Belarusian citizens, while a further 35 citizens of the neighboring country are still being discussed, LETA reported January 20. The Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs (PMLP) told LETA that between last year and this year’s January 17, a total of 50 asylum applications were received from Belarusian citizens. Of all submissions, only one was received before the  presidential elections were held in Belarus in…