Refugees from crisis-hit Venezuela are driving up the number of asylum seekers in Europe according to the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) annual report findings
According to Nina Gregori, the EASO’s new Executive Director, the number of asylum seekers increased by 11% in the first half of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018.

Spain is the top choice for most Venezuelans due to the ease of moving to a country with both language and cultural ties. A total of 18,400 asylum applicatio...


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