Germany sees sharp drop in asylum requests in 2020

Germany sees sharp drop in asylum requests in 2020

The number of people seeking asylum in Germany in 2020 fell by 30 percent compared with the previous year, official data showed Sunday, as closed borders and coronavirus lockdowns slowed arrivals.

Integration in Germany: Half of refugees ‘find jobs within five years’

Integration in Germany: Half of refugees ‘find jobs within five years’

German attitudes towards asylum seekers increasingly hostile: Report

German attitudes towards asylum seekers increasingly hostile: Report

Anger brews at deportation of Vietnamese activist from Nuremberg

Anger brews at deportation of Vietnamese activist from Nuremberg

Suspect arrested after body of teenager found at refugee shelter near Bonn

Suspect arrested after body of teenager found at refugee shelter near Bonn

Survey: 40 percent of Germans fear UN migration pact will result in more asylum claims

Survey: 40 percent of Germans fear UN migration pact will result in more asylum claims

Germany considers expelling convicted Syrians

Germany considers expelling convicted Syrians

Germany starts mammoth trial over refugee centre abuses

Germany starts mammoth trial over refugee centre abuses

Germany steps up migrant deportations to North Africa

Germany steps up migrant deportations to North Africa

Germany says migrant-return agreement reached with Greece

Germany says migrant-return agreement reached with Greece

Greece to process 1,500 asylum requests from Germany

Greece to process 1,500 asylum requests from Germany

German bill to cut asylum seekers from North Africa, Georgia

German bill to cut asylum seekers from North Africa, Georgia

Town deliberates stopping refugee arrivals, citing lack of school spots

Town deliberates stopping refugee arrivals, citing lack of school spots

Migrant arrivals in Germany decreased sharply in 2017

Migrant arrivals in Germany decreased sharply in 2017

German doctors criticize age tests for refugee minors

German doctors criticize age tests for refugee minors

14 Afghans expelled from Germany amid angry protests over safety

14 Afghans expelled from Germany amid angry protests over safety

State authorities warn that letter ordering silence on refugee crimes is a fake

State authorities warn that letter ordering silence on refugee crimes is a fake

Interior Ministry wants unidentified refugees to give up cell phone data

Interior Ministry wants unidentified refugees to give up cell phone data

Tunisian PM bluntly rejects blame for Berlin truck attack

Tunisian PM bluntly rejects blame for Berlin truck attack

Refugee rights groups criticize plans for faster deportations

Refugee rights groups criticize plans for faster deportations

Two asylum seekers charged with abusing girls in swimming pool

Two asylum seekers charged with abusing girls in swimming pool

Two extremists detained, suspected of plotting attack on Jews, refugees

Two extremists detained, suspected of plotting attack on Jews, refugees

Germany launches second wave of controversial Afghan deportations

Germany launches second wave of controversial Afghan deportations

Number of asylum seekers dropped by 70 percent in 2016

Number of asylum seekers dropped by 70 percent in 2016

Berlin may not deport victims of far-right violence

Berlin may not deport victims of far-right violence

Germany begins controversial collective deportations to Afghanistan

Germany begins controversial collective deportations to Afghanistan

Mob assaults asylum seekers and chases them through streets

Mob assaults asylum seekers and chases them through streets

Asylum applications in May up 100 percent on last year

Asylum applications in May up 100 percent on last year

Germany’s asylum requests plummet 66% in March

Germany’s asylum requests plummet 66% in March

Tensions high at EU, Balkans refugee summit

Tensions high at EU, Balkans refugee summit

‘Germany can manage 500k refugees a year’

‘Germany can manage 500k refugees a year’

Germany takes refugees because it cares

Germany takes refugees because it cares

German court: Ban on refugee demos must stay

German court: Ban on refugee demos must stay

German public: we can manage more refugees

German public: we can manage more refugees

Asylum ‘could cost Germany €10bn’ in 2015

Asylum ‘could cost Germany €10bn’ in 2015

Bus driver’s refugee welcome goes viral

Bus driver’s refugee welcome goes viral

EU slackers should share refugee load: Gabriel

EU slackers should share refugee load: Gabriel

State leaders call for faster asylum processes

State leaders call for faster asylum processes

July asylum applications hit ‘all-time record’

July asylum applications hit ‘all-time record’

Berlin to double refugee money to states

Berlin to double refugee money to states

Berlin refugee groups speak out against arson

Berlin refugee groups speak out against arson

Arsonists hit pro-refugee art project

Arsonists hit pro-refugee art project

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Refugees suffer over 200 attacks in 2014

Now Berlin turns to tents to house refugees

Now Berlin turns to tents to house refugees

Refugee firm ‘knew’ about guard abuse

Refugee firm ‘knew’ about guard abuse

Police investigate abuse at refugee centres

Police investigate abuse at refugee centres

Police prepare to clear Berlin refugee school

Police prepare to clear Berlin refugee school

Police clear refugees from Berlin school

Police clear refugees from Berlin school

Parliament plans asylum law change

Parliament plans asylum law change

Child’s near death sparks row over refugee homes

Child’s near death sparks row over refugee homes

Deportations rose in 2013 as asylum denied

Deportations rose in 2013 as asylum denied

75 Syrian refugees disappear from shelter

75 Syrian refugees disappear from shelter

Merkel warms to Syria action, Germans say no

Merkel warms to Syria action, Germans say no

Neo-Nazi protests met with backlash

Neo-Nazi protests met with backlash

‘It was racist to stop refugee luggage porters’

‘It was racist to stop refugee luggage porters’

Police defuse ‘suicidal’ asylum seeker drama

Police defuse ‘suicidal’ asylum seeker drama

Town pays refugees to haul luggage

Town pays refugees to haul luggage

Neo-Nazi attacks leave one dead, many scared

Neo-Nazi attacks leave one dead, many scared

Citizens face off racist anti-asylum groups

Citizens face off racist anti-asylum groups

Police clear Munich hunger strike camp

Police clear Munich hunger strike camp

Au pairs rules relax for non-German families

Au pairs rules relax for non-German families

Germany to take in 5,000 more Syrian refugees

Germany to take in 5,000 more Syrian refugees

169 officers guard a single prisoner

169 officers guard a single prisoner

Refugee protest march pitches up in Berlin

Refugee protest march pitches up in Berlin

Court: Refugees must have the bare minimum

Court: Refugees must have the bare minimum

Court: refugees must be treated equally

Court: refugees must be treated equally

Germany opposes EU plan to soften asylum regulations

Germany opposes EU plan to soften asylum regulations