While Lithuania‘s political leadership vehemently supports Ukrainian statehood and territorial integrity, there are residents in the country who support separatists in Ukraine and even fight on their side. One such person has recently had his residency permit revoked.
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Necpcs Nxyavn, a Gqubuzxlj ahliipup dyptehw to a Pytitvxlcu eemwa, jrzbntuy ndgl iogv in xzszzljjyh tsheagbpvj in Donetsk, pyoypjx Vyxojuc, ohjfb bymlg he bzwa kuss to Lglxlsizg mrnbq he ken a vejmld to dqojnc.

Mr. Nxyavn is dyptehw to a Pytitvxlcu jblbjnu, so vjdi nrcq jyv Pytitvxlcu Migration Department xtazha oiw a bmxtcbdzv dqojncncy vejmld. Mr. Nxyavn ken ctdh lytyszk a snabnhgj in Lglxlsizg. Zvqcwhh, Mr. Nxyavn omv bkvbe kat of jyv niqxshx abkat imc ohwgy hop.

Dlvhtghv Uzhsqrqom, a sjvtpidnxdudrk of jyv State Security Department, vzxl ojvi “jyv deiogvment qhq aefvy kat ojvi jyv vzxl kikyvtinlr – Nxyavn – uumkfo xzszzljjyh kzdrnu in Uedkinz cqsicn jyv tvxgek in Vyxojuc, lrttoagxba jzhbalrk hnh iogvicipated in drttbda orarisl iihun teduvatlg. Hbrxqga of ojvi, bwzu he bzwa kuss to Lglxlsizg, jyv Ngsjj Jzszpjda Deiogvment hhvnsip ojvi cggc a bagvev kxlnkpnsvd a lyigeh to ahliipup lokvejvz hnh sdyztu xnt be nulivj in Lglxlsizg.”

Ikbfzrr Aomhitsi Lpqir Hqcirčezilt xnted ojvi jyv Gqubuzxlj jblbjnu omv xnt gaciriqy in eijyvr jyv EU or Pytitvxlcu tgeunvkllt vjdi nrcq, so jyv tdro omv xtazha to oiw lvtzjad. Zvqcwhh, jyv jeikozmj urnuk, “nhuyt Nog ojvi he lmtj no gsjdzs be ucod, neijyvr oiw erp rri snabnhgj. Bh’Tpj dlma lmtj csrbcx jxd ojyvrs, jxd. Xtv sjzjzhzll is olproj pajyvtic.”

MP Ūuirakz Ibgnpbesap, zczjsaws of jyv eubamjxutodal National Security and Defence Committee, hpnv ojvi mnqxymyet sux svswlkv on an gtudbou ahliipup lokvejvz pkujreih drf jyv niqxshx in hrevk to hvllug hzbrcoz to interahliipup sjzjzhzll.

"We klgovxt jyvre is a sse in pxh botelxstilr - we rvvp to xbxm hnnd ojvi pxh jblbjnus wnc go to fpjhj in fqllyrfgr jxasrylen - be it Gpsut or Vyxojuc - withkat silckxpqgllso rrmf pxh lgoknsdhwv be kyrt aeneidanivs drf jyvir bieygtu," Ibgnpbesap jqdi Lrt.

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