rejected asylum seekers

The island of Lesbos is overwhelmed with ongoing migrant arrivals | Photo: Jannis Papadimitriou
Hungary's controversial transit zones along the Serbian border are policed by military units | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/Photoshot/A. Volgyi
Italian Interior Minister, Luciana Lamorgese and Premier Minister Giuseppe Conte | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/FABIO FRUSTACI
The vast majority of asylum seekers were found to make truthful statements on their applications | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/F. von Erichsen
Deportation from Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/M.Kappeler
The EU wants to clean up its act when it comes to migration but fails to agree on many of the fundamentals | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/dpa/J. Stratenschulte
For deportees to Afghanistan, there is no return to Germany | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/dpa/M. Kappeler
Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/B.Roessler
The first anchor center in the Bavarian city of Ingolstadt opened in July 2019 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/M. Balk
On Tuesday, August 14, 2018, another deportation flight to Afghanistan from Munich airport took place. | Credit: Imago, M. Trammer
The German parliament on Friday approved new rules to facilitate tougher implementation of deportation rules | Photo: Imago/Rainer Weisflog
German police officer inspecting a passport visa | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa