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Lithuania: Information on the availability of state protection for women who are victims of spousal abuse or domestic violence, and the availability of divorce for such women

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 January 1995
Citation / Document Symbol LTU19470.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Lithuania: Information on the availability of state protection for women who are victims of spousal abuse or domestic violence, and the availability of divorce for such women, 1 January 1995, LTU19470.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6acb71c.html [accessed 24 November 2014]
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The DIRB is currently unable to obtain information on the above-mentioned subject.

This response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this information request.

Sources Consulted

News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.

RFE/RL Research Reports [Munich]. Weekly.

Monitor [Washington]. Bi-Monthly.

On-line search of media sources.

Oral sources.

Copyright notice: This document is published with the permission of the copyright holder and producer Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). The original version of this document may be found on the offical website of the IRB at http://www.irb-cisr.gc.ca/en/. Documents earlier than 2003 may be found only on Refworld.

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