Category: Germany


Germany received fewer asylum applications in 2018

Applications for asylum in Germany dropped considerably in 2018, marking the second straight year of decline in asylum...
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Another 36 Afghan deportees return to Kabul from Germany

Another 36 deportees from Afghanistan landed in Kabul on 9 January 2019, after their respective asylum applications were rejected...
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Germany: Rent subsidies for irregular migrants who return home

The German government has launched an ad campaign which offers irregular migrants financial incentives to return to their home...
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Germany to apply strict deportation rules, said Interior Minister

The newly appointed president of the German Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) has called for stricter adherence to...
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Germany launches training and employment programme for refugees in Ethiopia

Refugees and host communities in Ethiopia can now look forward to greater skill development and job opportunities in Addis Ababa,...
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Police arrest two Afghans suspected of murdering a German man

The interior minister of the German state of Saxony-Anhalt has appealed for “calm” after German police arrested two Afghan...
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Germany partners with Nigeria against irregular migration

As part of measures to reduce the rate of irregular migration to Europe, Germany and Nigeria have signed three Memoranda of...
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Germany vows to deport failed asylum seekers faster

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, vows to boost efforts to deport failed asylum seekers faster and has reached an agreement with...
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Iraqi Kurdish man extradited back to Germany after confessing raping and killing a teenage girl

A 20-year-old Iraqi Kurdish man who was denied the right to German asylum in 2016 has confessed to raping and killing a...
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