European Council on Refugees and Exiles

Refugee communities condemn New Year's Eve attacks in Germany

Refugee and migrant communities across Europe on Wednesday condemned a spate of New Year's Eve attacks on women in Germany, incidents that have raised anxieties about Germany's refugee policy because of allegations the attackers were foreigners.

ECRE: Europe must overcome differences concerning asylum policies

"Refugee-supporting organizations from Austria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Switzerland call on the European Union and European states to overcome their fatal division concerning asylum policies.