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Challenges facing asylum seekers in Latvia

Gederts Gelzis
February 25, 2016

At the beginning of February, Latvia took in its first asylum seekers - two families from Syria and Eritrea. Over the next couple of years, Latvia will shelter more than 500 refugees who will be relocated from Greece and Italy. But as Ģederts Ģelzis reports from Riga, the country offers challenges for people taking refuge there.