Number of Georgian asylum seekers in Germany decreased by more than a quarter
The number of asylum seekers in Germany from Georgia decreased by 26.5 percent.
According to the Federal Service for Migration and Refugees of Germany, in January-April of this year there were 1,628 applications from citizens of Georgia, and in January-April 2018 their number was 2,215.
In 2019, the number of applications is being reduced by months: 745 in January; 596 in February; 544 in March; and 330 in April.
In 2018, the number of asylum seekers in Germany from Georgia increased by 23 percent. If in 2017 there were 3,462 applications, in 2018 their number increased to 4,265.