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.
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.
to the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees, some 59,800 asylum
requests were registered in Germany from January to April, which
is about 4,100 requests less than in the same period of the
previous year. This year the largest number of asylum requests have been
submitted by the migrants from Syria, Nigeria and Iraq.