asylum proceedings

483 migrants were reportedly on board this old rusty boat that ran into trouble south of Crete | Photo: in-time news/AP/picture-alliance
© Vincenzo Circosta, AFP | A migrant leaves the Ocean Viking in Toulon on November 11, 2022.
For some people, this might be as clots as they ever will get to seeing Germany | Photo: Andreas Franke/picture-alliance
Interior Minister Nancy Faeser said people should not be forced to hide their sexual identity to avoid punishment | Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP/picture-alliance
From file: The German government hopes the new regulation will remove certain barriers for LGBTQ+ asylum seekers | Photo: Krisztian Bocsi/DW
Abdelkarim Bendjeriou Sedjerari waits in front of the administrative Court in Frankfurt on August 18, 2022 for the start of his trial, which is about his follow-up application for asylum. The man fears persecution because of his homosexuality if he is forced to return to Algeria | Photo: Boris Roessler/dpa/picture alliance
From file: Millions have left Ukraine since the onset of the war | Photo: picture-alliance/AP
The new asylum reception center in Berlaar, Belgium | Photo: Jonas Roosens / BELGA / dpa / picture alliance
This plane was supposed to take almost 50 people to Rwanda in June to have the asylum claim processed there | Photo: Reuters
Khalil Ahhad, from Kabul, Afghanistan, arrived in Greece in February, 2016. He applied for asylum on the island of Samos | Photo: AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
Mbundu Joely, left, and Pablo Schils pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'Tori and Lokita' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 25, 2022. | Photo: AP Photo/Daniel Cole
Legal immigrants have to usually spend eight years in Germany before qualifying for citizenship | Photo: B. Fishman / picture-alliance / dpa