political asylum

Archive picture of a small boat carrying migrants off the southeast coast of Spain, north of the Moroccan-Algerian border, in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA
Hamado Dipama | Photo: Private
Many other gay people across Africa have to hide their sexuality | Photo: Reuters/J.Rinaldi
Attitudes toward the LGBT community in the Islamic Republic could be described as extremely hostile | Photo: Amin Monfared/ZUMA wire/picture-alliance
Migrants seen walking towards the Slovenian-Austrian border Slovenia in 2015 | Photo: EPA/Gyorgy Varga
Ofpra's head office in Fontenay-sous-Bois | Photo: Ofpra
Juan Tomás Avila Laurel | Photo: Josep Gutiérrez (via DW)
German Claudia Lohny and Syrian Alex Assali found love whilst chopping vegetables to prepare soup for homeless people in Berlin | Photo: Christophe Gateau / dpa
A group of 23 people, including children, arrived on the Greek island of Chios | Photo: picture-alliance/G. Siamidis
Mahbuba (right) is passionate about journalism | Photo: Private
Austria's Interior Minister Herbert Kickl | Photo: Imago / SKATA
Critics say that especially women face persecution in Maghreb states | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/M Messara