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LONDON – In 2014, the UK’s Immigration Minister Mark Harper said there was a chance of an 800,000 asylum seekers crossing the Mediterranean to Europe each year by 2015, and that the number could double by 2020.
But since the Brexit vote in June last year, he has told parliament that there is a high chance there won’t be enough resources in the UK to house all of the migrants and that the EU will be unable to agree a d카지노eal as it struggles to tackle the influx of migrants from war-torn regions of Africa.
It is estimated that there will be a 10% increase in the number of illegal immigrants from Europe to the UK next year, increasing from 20,000 to 40,000.
In November last year, David Cameron said that an additional 8,000 migrants will attempt to reach the UK each year by the end of the next parliament, but that this figure had to rise to 10,000 due to the number of asylum seekers on UK soil entering the UK illegally.
On Monday, the government revealed that the total number of asylum seekers coming from Europe has빅 카지노 risen, as nearly 1,500 people arrived in Australia in less than eight days.
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said earlier this year that 1.1 million migrants were crossing the Mediterranean this year to Europe illegally, with the highest growth coming from Libya.
The number of people entering the European Union this year reached a record high when 679,000 refugees and migrants applied for asylum in the bloc this year, an increase of 18% over the previous year’s figures, according to the UK statistics.
Some 489,000 people applied for asylum in Germany and 1.28 million in France.
Germany, which has received more than 7.9 million refugees since the Second World War, saw the highest number of migrants of any country this year. Over a third of the applicants, 392,000, came from Afghanistan, according to UN figures, followed by Egypt with 267,000 and Jordan with 191,000.
In 2015, 1.2 million people applied for asylum in Germany – twice the number of Syrians seeking asylum in 2016 – and around three quarters came from Central African Republic. Turkey, Syria and Russia all reported substantial increase in 양산출장샵 양산안마numbers of people coming to Germany from those countries.
While the EU expects to receive around 4,000 applications per month, the number of people seeking asylum at the momen