Denmark to vote on tough migrant law as Nordic refugee welcome wanes

By Alexander Tange COPENHAGEN, Jan 26 : The Danish parliament is set to pass measures today to deter refugees from seeking asylum, including confiscating valuables to pay for their stay, despite protests from international human rights organisations. The measures, which also include delaying family reunification to three years, are the latest sign that the Nordic […]

Denmark considers moving migrants to camps outside cities

By Alexander Tange COPENHAGEN, Jan 21 : Denmark is considering moving migrants into camps outside its towns and cities, a tactic that the anti-immigration Danish People’s Party (DF) hopes will shift the focus of government immigration policy to repatriation rather than integration. Denmark has been widely criticised in the past month for proposals to tighten […]