Austria creates the upper limit for asylum seekers

Austria wants the inclusion of refugees lids and in this year, only 37.500 asylum seekers. Until the middle of 2019 there should be a total of a maximum of 127.500. Has the coalition government on Wednesday in Vienna agreed.

What should happen when the limit is exceeded, it is still open. This should have two legal opinions commissioned, announced to the governments. Austria’s Chancellor Werner Faymann (SPÖ) described this approach as a “stopgap measure” and “Plan B”, also a “Shake-up” of the EU.

Refugees overwhelm Austria’s System
“The large number of refugees overwhelmed our System,” said Vice-Chancellor Reinhold (ÖVP). Therefore, even in a “Border management” on checks and registrations. It would possibly also refugees rejected.

The upper limit should be 2017, with only 35,000 asylum-seekers, 2018 at 30,000 and 25,000 in the first half of 2019.

Austria has decided that the reception of refugees in the future, to limit. This year, the country only 37.500 asylum seekers.