The French Parliament will discuss the country’s immigration policy through a Draft Law which will accelerate consideration of asylum and deportation applications
Reported by Algeria, Monday (16/4), French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said
France must be able to get out of a situation that seems to welcome immigrants and not send those who have no right to live in France. The bill will shorten the time period for immigrants to apply for asylum.
One of the objectives of the bill is to detain those who have been denied asylum from 90 days to 135 days while waiting for deportation. Another goal is to shorten the period of time in which a migrant can apply for asylum from 120 to 90 days.
Refused applicants will no longer be able to apply for another residence permit and the appeal period will be reduced to 15 days. Financial assistance will be offered to … Read More