From December 9, two Lithuanian border guards will help patrol the border between Bulgaria and Turkey, two more will patrol with a service SUV along the Hungary–Serbia border.
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At the end of December, two document verification experts will go to one of the hotspots of migration, an Italian region near the Lampedusa island in the Mediterranean Sea.

In all, the Lithuanian State Border Guard Service will have sent eight border guards and experts of various specialities by the end of 2015 to assist in safeguarding the EU's external borders. Lithuanian experts have already been monitoring the localities and completed ground force coordination tasks at the border areas of Greece and Turkey near the Island of Lesbos.

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