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One of the migrants on board the "Sarost 5" off the Tunisian coast
139 refugees from the Horn of Africa - including 134 from Eritrea and five from Somalia - who were refugees at the Tigrai camps in Ethiopia arrive at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport in Fiumicino. 27 June 2018. ANSA/Redazione Telenews
The Asylum Seekers' Benefits Act determines social and medical entitlements for asylum seekers in Germany.


Two men from the group deported to Afghanistan on July 4, 2018, after arriving in Kabul
A banner on Madrid's city hall encapsulates Spain's overall approach to immigration
The troupe from the Pierre Claver school performed Britannicus at the Mathurins Theatre in Paris. Cast members include (from left to right) Kakhaber Mchedlishvili, Tofan Dulat Zay (first row), Chaza Sayegh, Nawal Aboubaki, Khulud Mohammad, Rahman Amiri, Yara Alhasbani, Montasser Idhhiba and Ramin Sediqi. (Photo: InfoMigrants)


Some of the 369 migrants being led to safety from their stricken boat to landing craft from the British Royal Navy Fleet Flagship HMS Bulwark, just north of Libya on 28 May 2015. Photo: EPA/PO (Phot) CARL OSMOND / BRITISH MINISTRY OF DEFENCE / HANDOUT MANDATORY CREDIT: CROWN COPYRIGHT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES
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Migrants crossing the border between Hungary and Serbia / DW

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The NGO rescue vessel Lifeline, which was stranded in the Mediterranean with more than 200 migrants on board, about to dock in Malta on 27 June 2018. EPA/DOMENIC AQUILINA
Applicants must present an employment contract or a binding job offer in the country where they are applying
Many people in need of resettlement are in African countries along the central Mediterranean route, according to the UNHCR

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Migration numbers Relocation in 2015
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Salem, an Eritrean relocated from Italy to Portugal