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Denmark Considers Citizenship Rule Changes

The Danish government is considering changes to the nation’s citizenship laws that may make it harder to get citizenship in the future and pull the rug out from under 1,950 foreigners who have already satisfied the current requirements. Some 1,950 foreigners who were due to receive citizenship in October with the passage of Denmark’s next […]

Economic migrants rescued from the Mediterranean while trying to reach Europe should be returned home, Home Secretary Theresa May has suggested. Writing in the Times, she said offering everyone resettlement regardless of circumstances would only encourage more to make “these perilous journeys”. She said this was why the UK was not backing a planned quota […]

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France’s Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve has urged the hundreds of migrants living in squalid make-shift camps in Calais to forget about going to the UK and seek asylum in France. Cazeneuve visited Calais on Monday to check out the conditions that the migrants were living in and to visit a new welcome centre that has […]

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The party secretary of the Sweden Democrats has suggested that migrants should be given a cash incentive to leave Sweden and suggested that minority groups needed to “assimilate” more to be considered true Swedes. “It would be good with a repatriation grant,” Björn Söder said in a lengthy interview with Dagens Nyheter. When asked specifically […]

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Sweden Democrat leader Jimmie Åkesson dropped by Oslo on Friday to try to attract votes from the Swedish migrant community, with one expert mulling the apparent contradiction with the party’s negative stance on labour migration. “It does sound like a bit of a contradiction,” Jörgen Hermansson, political scientist at Uppsala University, told The Local. “You […]

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