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Migrant accommodation in Bochum, Germany Photo: Picture Alliance/R. B. Fishman
The defendant claims he was mistreated after quitting the militant organization
"As a painter, I have to find my way. It does not matter where."


A four-day-old infant was rescued by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms in April, 2017 Photo: Reuters/Yannis Behrakis
Refugees receiving AIDS education in Germany
The start-up Meet My Mama helps immigrant and refugee women living in France channel their culinary talents into real jobs. (Photo: Meet my Mama)


A program to provide food and essential services at the Trek Sikka migrants center in Tripoli and one in Sorman was launched  at the Trek Sikka center | Photo: Zuhair Abusrewil
Memorial for the murdered medical student, Maria, in Freiburg

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German churches have long accepted those in need
Despite the feeble security situation, most asylum seekers from Afghanistan have little chances of being granted full asylum
Asylum in the UK is granted for five years, but this is still subject to review by the government.

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