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The Dane with the Somali background fears for other Somalis

Recently, the Danish Immigration Service announced a decision of reopening Somali people’s cases. In relation to this decision, I interviewed a Somali who is not being affected by this decision, but who has concerns about other Somalis – those who have permits but whose permits will not be renewed. By …

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Somali refugees risk losing their residence permits

Because of a new decision from the Immigration Service, some Somali refugees in Denmark now risk losing their residence permits. It has been decided to reopen Somali refugee’s cases, and possibly take away their residence permits. By: Hala Ali Dirie from Somalia-39 years old. He has lived in Dianalund Asylum Center …

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Rejected: What’s next?

“I belong to nowhere. I hate the day I was born” Bahr Jasim Mahmoud and Khalil have lost hope and the meaning of life. They are living in the same situation: They don’t know what will happen to them or how the rest of their life will be. The asylum …

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Demonstration against brutality in Ethiopia

Yesterday more than 300 people of the ethnic groups from Oromo, Amhara and Ogaden in Ethiopia demonstrated in front of the Danish Parliament. The demonstration raised awareness about breaking of the human rights in the Ogaden Region in the Southeastern part of Ethiopia. By: Eden                 …

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Escape from Afghanistan’s Horror to reach peace

Darwish, who’s young, full of energy, well educated and well experienced is forced to leave Afghanistan to save his life. He has started the journey to Europe, and we have met him to talk about why he fled Afghanistan. By Naseem Darwish has a dream about getting a good life …

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Successful refugee Sabah sells evening dresses

Asylum in Denmark is not something new. Denmark has always received asylum seekers, but the number has been increasing. A lot of the refugees are now integrated in the Danish community and have become a part of it. Sabah Sabri Isa from Iraq is an example of a successful former …

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A Danish family welcomed me like in my own country

Meeting this danish family in Bornholm really changed my feeling about the Danes. By Eden When I first arrived to Europe my biggest interest was to get to know the European culture and how to integrate. I find it very important to know how to understand a new place and …

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Behnaz expresses her ideology by dreamy art

By Marion Chen Behnaz paintings aroused much interest by the audience, at the Artival Exibtion at Global Art Gallery Behnaz is an Iranian painter. On 30th September 2016  her paintings were presented at the Artival Exhibition at Global Art Gallery, arranged by Immigrant Art. Her work was well accepted by the audience, among …

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“We Can Do Something” -Interview with a Syrian musician

By Marion Chen The refugees coming to Europe have a lot to offer the societies, the Syrian musician Nour Amora argues The last event of Artival, a festival focusing on foreign artists living in Denmark, was a Syrian concert at Café Mandela on the Ist of October in Copenhagen. Nour …

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