Germany will expedite consideration of refugee claims for asylum
In Germany the Federal office for migration and refugees to speed up processing filed refugee applications for asylum. This was stated by new head of Department Jutta By in an interview with German newspaper Nürnberger Nachrichten, reports DW.
According to, By, until the end of spring 2017, the company plans to make a decision on 430 thousand applications for asylum, which is still not processed.
It is necessary to do to “let people know they could stay or not,” said By.
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In 2016, the Agency processed more than 700 thousand of such statements. In addition to previously submitted applications for asylum, the Agency staff should review and statements from the refugees and migrants arriving in Germany in the current year .
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We will remind, according to the interior Ministry of Germany, for 2016, arrived in the country about 280 thousand asylum seekers. In a record influx of refugees 2015, there were 890 thousand.
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