refugee policy

Slovenian police hold people back at the border crossing between Rigonce in Slovenia and Harmica in Croatia. | Photo: EPA/IGOR KUPLJENIK
Riace mayor Domenico Lucano after a hearing on his release at the Libertà courthouse in Reggio Calabria on October 16, 2018 | Photo: ANSA/ MARCO COSTANTINO
From archive: African migrants near Lampedusa, Italy. February 2014. | Photo: Picture Alliance / dpa/ Italian Navy Press
Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini | Credit: ANSA
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
Saxony's interior minister (c) says there needs to be a more unified plan to identify asylum seekers
Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/A.Niedringhaus
The Sunni Lebanese town of Arsal
A migrant in the sea after a shipwreck
Credit: Reuters/R. Orlowski
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