Laissez Passer


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Laissez Passer

A one-way travel document often issued as an emergency passport. A laissez passer may be issued by a national government or sometimes an international organization. Most frequently, one is issued to a stateless person, to a person fleeing a humanitarian crisis, or to a citizen of an unrecognized government.
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Il a egalement rappele que les autorites consulaires ont grandement simplifie les procedures pour aider a la fluidite de l'operation en octroyant en cas de besoin des passeports provisoires, des laissez passer ou des visas a la frontiere.
The Syrian embassy said that because she was traveling with an expired passport, "the Syrian authorities contacted the Iranian embassy in Damascus in order to receive a laissez passer for her to travel, and was in turn extradited in accordance with international law to the passport issuing country.
Parvez s Iranian passport was expired, the Syrian authorities contacted the Iranian embassy in Damascus in order to receive a laissez passer for her to travel, and was in turn extradited in accordance with international law to the passport-issuing country," it said.