asylum application

Decisions handed down by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in Luxembourg are considered to be binding | Photo: Imago Images/P. Scheiber
From file: The German government hopes the new regulation will remove certain barriers for LGBTQ+ asylum seekers | Photo: Krisztian Bocsi/DW
The Ter Apel asylum center has been making headlines for weeks | Photo: Imago/AP
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: The scheme came after months of public lobbying and activism | Photo: Cate McCuryy/PA Wire/picture alliance
The new asylum reception center in Berlaar, Belgium | Photo: Jonas Roosens / BELGA / dpa / picture alliance
From file: Refugees arriving at Hanover airport in Germany, 2021 | Photo: Julian Stratenschulte/dpa/picture-alliance
Most asylum applicants without papers have to use irregular means of migration to reach Germany, since border authorities check travel documents upon arrival | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
The German Office for Migration and Refugees has some hefty bills to pay | Photo: picture-alliance/Geisler-Fotopress
The border fence between Turkey and Greece runs near the wetlands of the Evros River
Denmark has applied a series of changes to its asylum law in recent years | Photo: picture-alliance /blickwinkel / S. Ziese
At least 1,500 migrants are living in Calais. Many had hoped to reach the UK but since the UK/Rwanda deal, more want to find out about how to apply for asylum in France | Photo: Emma Wallis / InfoMigrants