refugees in germany

A deportation aircraft bound for Afghanistan in Frankfurt, Germany, in 2016 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/B.Roessler
Aydin Alinejad of the Munich Refugee Council is talking to a woman from Uganda in the "Infobus for Refugees" | Photo: Sven Hoppe/dpa
The German parliament on Friday approved new rules to facilitate tougher implementation of deportation rules | Photo: Imago/Rainer Weisflog
The program "Lehrkräfte Plus" in Germany trains refugees to become teachers | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/F.Gentsch
Refugees at a German language course | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/H.Kaiser
An expert council has lauded Germany for how it handled refugees | Photo: Reuters
NeST ("Neustart im Team") is a new German resettlement program for 500 vulnerable refugees | Source: UNHCR/Annie Sakkab
The Federal Office for Migration and Refugees in Germany, the BAMF | Photo; Picture-alliance/dpa/D.Kammann
Asylum seekers in Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/D.Karmann
In 2017 and 2018 combined, only 665 people applied for financial support for their "voluntary departure" back to Syria | EPA/Nabil Mounzer
Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/K.Nietteld
Mohamad Albayat is Syrian and studying for a Masters Degree in mathematics in Germany. | Photo: Emma Wallis