Border Guard Service will send four officers to Lithuania and Latvia to strengthen border control with Belarus

The Finnish Border Guard will send two patrols to Lithuania and Latvia to assist countries in border control. In addition to the four border guard officers, a vehicle will also be dispatched on July 14. The operation will last until December 1.

The EU External Border Control Agency Frontex has asked the EU member states to provide assistance to Latvia and Lithuania in border control, as the flow of illegal immigrants arriving from Belarus has sharply increased in recent days …

Last week, Lithuania introduced an emergency regime due to the influx of illegal migrants across the border with Belarus. According to Lithuanian politicians, this is an organized operation.