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Lithuania lifts entry blacklist for EU countries

Monday, August 17, 2020

Lithuania’s government on Monday lifted entry bans for EU and EEA citizens and residents. However, those travelling from countries most affected by the pandemic will need to undergo a test for Covid-19 prior to departure. Test results for the coronavirus will be considered valid for 72 hours. Meanwhile, the requirement to self-isolate upon arrival when travelling from countries most affected by the pandemic remains in place. Additionally, Lithuanian nationals and…

Twenty lung ventilators flown to Lithuania after Turkey lifts export ban

Friday, May 8, 2020

Twenty lung ventilators were flown from Turkey to Lithuania on Friday after Ankara lifted export restrictions on medical supplies. The shipment for Lithuania was blocked in March, which led to diplomatic efforts by Vilnius officials. The shipment was finally given the go-ahead after Ankara lifted the export restrictions on May 2. “We understand Turkey’s position in the wake of the coronavirus, as many countries in the world, including Lithuania, have…