Over 5,600 Asylum Seekers Deported From Germany in Q1 2019

 Over 5,600 Asylum Seekers Deported From Germany in Q1 2019

German Police intercept refugees at Munich Central Station. The photo was taken on September 12, 2015. Photo: Magenta Green.



MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A total of 5,613 asylum seekers were deported from Germany in the first three months of 2019, the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper reported on Sunday.

The largest number of asylum seekers (600) were deported to Italy, 400 more to the Maghreb states, 389 to Albania and 352 to Georgia, the outlet reported, citing the country’s Interior Ministry’s response to the request of Die Linke (The Left) party.

During the same period of 2018, 6,235 people asylum seekers were deported from Germany, while the whole number of deportations amounted to some 24,000 last year.

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