18.8 C
Frankfurt am Main
- Advertisement -spot_img

TAG

asylum

8,600 Turks illegally crossed EU borders in first 6 months of 2022

The number of Turkish nationals detected irregularly crossing EU borders between January and August of 2022 was 8,600, local media reported on Tuesday, citing...

Nowhere to run: Greece pushes back victims of Erdoğan’s crackdown, Turkey arrests them

Bünyamin Tekin Greek authorities on Friday forcibly pushed back five Turks after they fled across the border seeking asylum in Greece to escape a crackdown...

EU records highest monthly number of asylum applications from Turks since 2014

Turkish citizens lodged a total of 4,600 asylum applications in the EU+ in August, the highest monthly number since 2014, Deutsche Welle Turkish service...

Economic situation, rise in asylum applications behind Turks’ visa problems: EU ambassador

Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut, the ambassador and head of the EU delegation to Turkey, has said serious problems faced by Turks in securing visas for their...

Asylum applications from Turkish citizens in EU saw 31 pct rise in June: Eurostat

There was a 31 percent increase over the previous month in the number of asylum applications filed by Turkish citizens in EU countries in...

Turkish students, teachers use Erasmus and internship programs to seek asylum in EU

Turkey’s Ministry of Education has been warned about students and teachers who went to EU countries under the Erasmus student exchange program and various...

Germany rejects most asylum applications submitted by ethnically Kurdish Turkish citizens: report

Germany accepted only 11.5 percent of asylum applications from Turkish citizens identifying as ethnic Kurds in the first three months of 2022, Deutsche Welle...

Two Turks arrested after glider crash off Greek island

Two Turkish citizens who managed to enter Greece illegally on a motorized paraglider were arrested after crashing off Evia Island, Agence France-Presse reported on...

23,737 Turkish nationals sought asylum in Europe last year: EU agency

A total of 23,737 Turkish nationals sought international protection in EU member states, Norway and Switzerland in 2021, according to an analysis released by the...

Turkey not safe for refugees, rights groups tell Greece

Dozens of human rights groups on Monday criticized Greece's decision to designate Turkey as a "safe" country to readmit would-be refugees who have been...

Asylum applications from Turkish citizens in EU see 500 percent rise over past 5 years

There has been a 506 percent rise in the number of asylum applications in EU countries from Turkish citizens over the past five years,...

15,834 Turkish nationals sought asylum in Europe last year: EASO

A total of 15,834 Turkish nationals sought international protection in EU member states, Norway and Switzerland in 2020, according to an analysis released by the...

Latest news

- Advertisement -spot_img
Liked it? Take a second to support Turkish Minute on Patreon!
Become a patron at Patreon!