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Monday, 30.05.2016, 11:47
Shelter Safe House society will set up information centers for immigrants in Riga, Liepaja, Daugavpils, Cesis and Jelgava, where immigrants will be able to receive advice on employment, education, social assistance and other matters, informs LETA.
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Estonia has received the first files from Turkey with data on people, who need to be relocated as war refugees, informs LETA/BNS.
The Office for Citizenship and Migration Affairs (OCMA) has decided to grant alternative status to the first two refugee families, which arrived from Greece to Latvia at the beginning of February as part of the EU's refugee relocation program, LETA was informed by the OCMA.
On April 28th evening, the next 12 refugees to be settled in Estonia under the European Union's migrant relocation program arrived in Estonia from Greece, informs LETA/BNS.
Moldova's government has to be given a chance to carry out reforms that are necessary in the country, which is facing political, economic and financial difficulties, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius, on a visit to Chisinau, said on April 27th, cites LETA/BNS.
In an interview with LNT this morning, Latvian Culture Minister Dace Melbarde (National Alliance) said that a portion of the asylum seekers relocated to Latvia wish to remain here, informs LETA.
The Vilnius City Council on April 19th gave a green light to the Roma integration plan, which aims to move residents of the Roma settlement to homes in other parts of the city in the long run, informs LETA/BNS.