asylum process

A group of evacuated Afghans arriving in Germany, in the eastern state of Brandenburg | Photo: Patrick Pleul/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa/picture-alliance
Most of the asylum seekers who applied for protection for the first time came from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq | Photo: Armin Weigel/dpa/picture-alliance
From file: A group of migrants in Cologne, Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance
The Biagio Conte community in Palermo, Sicily | Photo: ANSA/Ignazio Marchese
Adults and minors refugees and migrants stand behind razor wire at Kara Tepe camp on Lesbos island, Greece on September 19, 2020 | Photo: EPA/Vangelis Papantonis
Polish border patrol officers guard a group of migrants who attempted to cross the border between Belarus and Poland near the village of Usnarz Gorny | Photo: Reuters
A Polish soldier sets up a barbed wire fence on the border between Poland and Belarus on September 1, 2021 | Photo: Maciej Luczniewski/NurPhoto/picture-alliance
For many Afghan refugees the situation in Greece remains untenable | Photo: Shakib Habibi via DW
More than 300 men, the majority of them Iraqis, are detained in the Rudninkai camp in Lithuania | Photo: InfoMigrants
For many migrants who cross the Channel, a life in the shadows awaits if and when their asylum process founders or they try and duck the authorities | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/P.Karadjias
Many of the thousands of people who have crossed into Lithuania from Belarus in recent months are caught in limbo | Photo: PETRAS MALUKAS/ AFP
Entry area of the Conn Barracks, home of an anchor center in Geldersheim/Niederwerrn, northern Bavaria | Photo: Johannes Hardenacke, government of Lower Franconia