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Published: 01 December 2016
As an Afghan refugee, Zabi Hashemi has a 50–50 chance of receiving asylum status in Germany. LAM THUY VO As an Afghan refugee, Zabi Hashemi has a 50–50 chance of receiving asylum status in Germany. / LAM THUY VO More
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 87–95.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2016
...As an Afghan refugee, Zabi Hashemi has a 50–50 chance of receiving asylum status in Germany. LAM THUY VO As an Afghan refugee, Zabi Hashemi has a 50–50 chance of receiving asylum status in Germany. / LAM THUY VO ...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 31–35.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Eddie Bruce-Jones Oury Jalloh, an asylum-seeker from Sierra Leone, burned to death chained to a mattress in a German holding cell. Eddie Bruce-Jones , a senior legal lecturer at University of London’s Birkbeck College School of Law, writes that the myriad mistakes in the investigation...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 112–117.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Amelia Frank-Vitale Copyright © 2018 World Policy Institute 2018 AMELIA FRANK-VITALE AMELIA FRANK-VITALE She didn’t know there was a thing called asylum. She just knew she had to go. Maribel left Honduras three weeks after accidentally witnessing the disposal of a body...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 88–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... The next great wave of immigration began in the 1980s, in the form of asylum seekers and their families from the developing world. This wave has continued to the present day. Norway is conscientious about its humanitarian obligations. Larger European countries receive more refugees in absolute numbers...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
... began the migrant crisis as the continent's life guard and first-aid provider, but Europe has now forced the country to be its warden, too. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 refugees migration Greece European Union asylum refugee crisis CHIOS, Greece—Ahmed Abdo spends his...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 March 2017
... freedoms. Newspapers published articles about the criminality of foreigners, often using derogatory terms. Until the number of asylum-seekers sharply declined during the mid-1990s and the topic of refugees largely vanished, a media-constructed anti-migrant discourse penetrated society. The issue came...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 101–110.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and asylum-seekers in India, most of whom came not in the most recent 2017 wave, but over the last decade. Of these, half live in the northernmost state of Jammu and Kashmir. They have refugee cards (some even have long-term visas), work as laborers, and rent tin huts in crowded slums. But in 2016, as tens...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
... revived a discussion: Do we welcome, or do we close ourselves off in the face of the world’s misery? Fantasy doesn’t wait for facts. Bleeding hearts as well? Indeed. The effort to welcome refugees, asylum seekers who are fleeing the Islamic State or recent wars, has stumbled in the West because...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 36–37.
Published: 01 June 2017
... 290,178 In 2016, refugees and asylum-seekers in ITALY 131,993 Germany faced nearly...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in their fight against the Maduro government. “we left to fight, to continue the struggle that brought us outside of the country.” Based on asylum requests, Colina estimates that there are between 40,000 and 50,000 Venezuelans in the United States whose migration was the result of political...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
... their country?” Not much, it turns out. When a Somali refugee arrives in Turkey, he is assigned a city by the Turkish branch of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR). From there, he must apply for asylum in another country, because Turkey does not offer non-European refugees long term guaranteed stay. At the end...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 31–34.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of the xenophobic party, Sweden Democrats, which became the third largest group in parliament during September’s election. Rooted in the neo-Nazi movement, the Sweden Democrats won votes by playing on fears of immigration and by attacking the government for spending taxpayer money on immigrants and asylum seekers...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 14–21.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., to thank him for his support. Local Libyan militias now generate billions by running a massive trade in human smuggling. Even though Italy is not the nearest safe port for rescued migrants (Malta and Tunisia are much closer), it is where they are all brought. Increasingly, asylum-seekers are picked up...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 59–67.
Published: 01 June 2012
... passively encourages the FSA, it passively affords the ability to crisscross the border to the tens of thousands according to the ebb and flow of violence in Syria. Because in Turkey, Syrians are not technically refugees. In 2010, before the Syrian crisis began, there were 17,000 non-European asylum...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 75–86.
Published: 01 June 2005
... time for the beleaguered president. ing such traditionally public services as The hotel was being used by French social medical care, education, culture, and the services to house homeless asylum seekers. management of public spaces. Under the Asylum seekers are given a pretty fair hear­...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 41–49.
Published: 01 March 2004
... httpwww.rand.org/publications/MR/MR1753/MRl asylum applicants be detained, unlike appli­ 753.ch5.pdf. cants from other countries, who typically are 4. Robert Maguire, Statement to the U.S. House paroled. Detainees have limited access to of Representatives Subcommittee...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to ensure Somali asylum seekers remain in the camps, while those absorbed into the population are carefully screened. There is no single cure-all for terrorism, but taken together, this set of reforms will curb terror attacks while improving the lives of Somalis in Kenya, who currently face constant...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and beg and pay exorbitant fees for visas. The mere request for asylum, or even an ordinary visa, implicates somebody: A powerless person pins his or her hopes on a powerful person; a helpless person begs for the hospitality of a generous person. It seems to be an unspoken belief that the millions...