Germany intends to cancel refugee status of those foreigners, who travel to their countries regularly

Germany intends to cancel refugee status of those foreigners, who visit their countries regularly, -German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said in his interview with Bild am Sonntag.

He said the immigration service would immediately recheck the status of each foreigner if he/she if it found out that the refugee has traveled to his or her country of origin.

In 2018, 166 thousand foreigners applied for asylum in Germany, while their number was 198 thousand in 2017. There was the peak of immigration in Germany in 2015, when 890,000 asylum seekers arrived in the country.

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