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Tuesday, 25.04.2017, 23:20
Latvia so far has granted asylum to almost 200 relocated foreigners, the Citizenship and Migration Affairs Board reported LETA.
Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, Latvia, Society
Latvia showed the second lowest naturalization rate - the number of citizenships granted against the number of non-national citizens residing in the respective country - among EU member states in 2015, the latest Eurostat data shows.
Provisional demographic indicators on the first three months of 2017 compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to the same period a year ago, in the 1st quarter of 2017 in Latvia 365 children fewer were born (drop of 6.9%).
Latvians still feel less secure than people in other Baltic states, shows the latest Ergo Security Index in the Baltic States.
Lithuania's government has agreed to extend the deadline for relocation applications of persons of Lithuanian origin from unsafe regions of Ukraine until the end of the year, reports LETA/BNS,