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A Somali woman at an arrival center in Hessen in 2016. Asylum seekers sometimes have to wait a long time for an interview.
OASI on the street was created by Mosaico, a support group for refugees, founded and run by refugees in Turin | Source: Screenshot mosaico
The Afghan men deported from Munich airport on Tuesday evening had been living in states across Germany /  Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/M. Kappeler

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The Portuguese capital Lisbon | Photo: Pixabay
Migrants in a camp on Moria. Many people wait months or even years for their asylum claims to be processed | Photo: Reuters
A boat intercepted by the Porto Empedocle financial police in the waters off the Realmonte municipality, after several Tunisians had disembarked from the vessel | Photo: ANSA/ UFFICIO STAMPA GUARDIA FINANZA

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A migrant from Kosovo (left) at a counseling for voluntary return in Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
The shipmaster is obliged to offer assistance to persons in distress at sea | Photo: picture alliance/SOS
Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen: How might she shape the future migration policy of the EU? | Photo: EPA/Olivier Hoslet

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Migration numbers Relocation in 2015
Salem, an Eritrean relocated from Italy to Portugal