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Nasibullah S., an Afghan asylum seeker, returns to Germany after being wronly deported in early July 2018
A rainbow flag and two Austrian flags in Vienna
Migrants in the Parc Maximilien in front of the Brussels Immigration Office in Belgium. Photo by Stephanie Lecocq/EPA


Patients await in front of PASS at Hôtel-Dieu in Paris, July 27, 2018 / InfoMigrants
Migrants saved by the Maltese Migrant Offshore Aid Station | Credit: Reuters
A boat intercepted by the Italian finance police of Porto Empedocle in waters off the coast of the town of Realmonte, after numerous Tunisians disembarked from the vessel. Photo ANSA/FINANCE POLICE PRESS OFFICE


This photo shows young migrants who were rescued in the Mediterranean at thier arrival  on the coast of southern Italy. Photo by Marco Costantono/ANSA
The picture shows African migrants walking beside a road in the eastern province of Marib, Yemen. Photo by Yahya Arhab/EPA
This picture shows two women from Doctors Without Borders waving to teh Aquarius, shown in the background, aboard which 106 migrants were traveling, at the Port of Valencia, Spain on June 17, 2018 Photo: EPS/ Juan Carlos Cardenas

Understanding Europe

Angela Merkel with Pedro Sanchez
Church asylum usually only applies to asylum seekers who are threatened with some form of deportation to inhumane living conditions, including torture or even death.
Migrants in Calais, northern France Credit: AFP, Phillipe Huguen

The European Union

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