Moroccans to top asylum applications

Moroccans in October asked asylum in Netherlands most frequently, followed by Algerians and people from Eritrea.

The number of Moroccans and Algerians of month on month since July is on the rise. This reports the immigration and Naturalization Service Monday. Asked in October 1956 in total people first sought asylum. In addition there were 1552 nareizende family members and 155 were requests from applications. With a total of 3663 was up 16 percent compared with september.

After the (20 percent), Algerians (14 percent) and Eritreans (10 percent), the Syrians in fourth place with 7 percent. The number of first asylum applications from the six Western Balkan countries sank again.

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