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  1. FILE PHOTO: A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands traveling from Central America en route to th

    Refugees should not have to pay fee to seek asylum: UN

    The U.N. refugee agency said on Tuesday that seeking asylum was a fundamental right and that people lodging applications should not be made to pay ...
  2. Migrants queue after crossing illegally into the United States

    Trump directs officials to toughen asylum rules

    U.S. President Donald Trump directed officials to toughen rules for asylum seekers on Monday, including by introducing a fee for their ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in Lo

    US charges Assange after London arrest ends seven years in Ecuador embassy

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by British police and carried out of the Ecuadorean embassy on Thursday after his South American ...
  4. Julian Assange

    Ecuadorean president says Assange violated asylum terms

  5. Head of the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees Hans-Eckhard Sommer and German Interior Minis

    Asylum applications in Germany fall for second year in a row

    Fewer people applied for asylum in Germany last year, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said on Wednesday, putting the second yearly slide in a row ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: INTERPOL President Meng Hongwei poses during a visit to the headquarters of Internation

    Missing ex-Interpol chief's wife wants asylum in France

    Grace Meng, wife of missing former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei, applied for asylum in France fearing for her life, her lawyer said on Friday.
  7. Ceremony at Bundestag to mark 100 years of women's suffrage in Germany

    Germany's lower house moves to reject Maghreb, Georgia asylum claims

    Germany's lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, voted to reject asylum claims from Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria and the Caucasian state of ...
  8. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun is seen in this this picture obtained from social media

    Australian foreign minister in Thailand as Saudi teen seeks asylum

    Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne was in Bangkok on Thursday after Canberra said it would consider giving asylum to an 18-year-old Saudi ...