Information on a criminal group called the Doctors' Mafia [LTU26102.E]

For information on the Doctors' crime gang, please consult the attachment.

Additional information on the above-mentioned topic could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

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 additional sources consulted in researching this Information Request.


The Baltic Times: News from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania [Riga]. 11-17 April 1996. No. 4. Burton Frierson. "Mob Hits Again," pp. 1, 6.

Additional Sources Consulted

CSCE Digest [Washington]. Monthly.

DIRB country file on Lithuania.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports.

News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.

Transition [Prague]. Twice monthly.

Uncaptive Minds [New York]. Quarterly.

On-line search of media sources.