515 refugees from Ukraine applied for asylum in Czech Republic in 2014


add0cec72b_cheh-4In the year 2014, in total there were 1156 applications submitted by the migrants with request to provide them with international protection and grant them refugee status. In majority cases these were the citizens of Ukraine (515), Syria (108) and Vietnam (64).

Also it was reported that resettlement to the ancestral territory of Volyn Czechs had already been decided. The first of them could move already in the first part of March. It was informed in the frames of the meeting with the deputies of Czech Migration Policy by the Minister of Interior of Czech Republic Milan Khovanets.

Source: http://www.ua-reporter.com/novosti/164619