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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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Vision-Box is responsible for the biometric and biographic data capture and processing infrastructure for the laissez-passer enrollment centers, located in three European cities.
In stringing together this series of stories, she takes anything but a laissez-faire, laissez-passer approach to the business of telling the histories of resistance.
"Three weeks ago, the Lebanese ambassador in Bogota became aware of the matter and [initiated efforts] to grant the man a laissez-passer, but they needed his ID card," a Foreign Ministry source said.
Ces mesures "s'effectuent avec l'accord prealable des Autorites des pays concernes qui procedent a l'identification des interesses et la delivrance des laissez-passer consulaires et avec la participation de volontaires du Croissant rouge algerien et des elements de la Protection civile", note la meme source, expliquant que "l'hebergement des migrants rapatries se fait dans des conditions decentes au sein de centres d'accueil specialement amenages a cet effet et leur acheminement jusqu'a Tamanrasset est assure par des autobus dotes de conditions optimales de confort".
Sans ce laissez-passer, la jeune epouse court le risque de sefaire rejeter, d'etre jetee en pature comme une moins que rien par sa belle-famille sans parler du deshonneur.
Comme (dans) tous les pays du monde, il y a pour certaines nationalites des visas ou laissez-passer qui sont obligatoires (...).
Once in the city, Deneuve's mythic status confers on her a kind of cultural laissez-passer: we see the shattered buildings through her eyes: buildings destroyed by war and their effacement completed by rebuilding programmes," wrote Peter Bradshaw of The Guardian.
However, those Palestinians living in east Jerusalem, which Israel annexed in 1967, can only hold a laissez-passer, the travel document issued to them by Israel.
Each of the sons was provided with a laissez-passer from the Kuwaiti embassy in the Saudi capital Riyadh.