asylum seekers

Young men take a copy of the Italian Constitution translated into English, French, and Arabic, during the first course for migrant asylum seekers. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/LUCA ZENNARO
A Hungarian police officer patrols the enlarged transit zone for migrants at Hungary's southern border with Serbia, near Tompa.
Precious, a Nigerian asylum seeker living at the anchor center in Bavaria, Germany
Refugees waiting for registration in Berlin | Photo: Imago/IPON
Malian migrants looking at the Santiago Bridge, between Spain and France, after they were expelled by French border police, at the border town of Irun, Basque Country, northern Spain. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/EPA/JUAN HERRERO
Hans-Eckhard Sommer, head of BAMF | Photo: Reuters/H.Hanschke
Refugees crossing the border from Hungary to Austria in 2015. In response to a large influx of asylum seekers to the country, Austria has toughened its asylum policies | Photo: Picture-alliance/M.Bunel
Center for asylum seekers in Hamburger Straße | Photo: DW/V.Esipov
People holding up placards saying 'Welcome Refugees' as part of a demonstration in support of migrants in Lisbon, Portugal. Credit: EPA/ANTONIO COTRIM
Audrey from Gabon is being held at ZAPI. Photo: InfoMigrants
Finding work can be difficult for refugees and asylum seekers in Germany
From file: Gambian refugees returning voluntarily from Libya