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Commissioner talks about violence and illegal expulsion of migrants by Croatian police for the first time

Source: TV Prva Belgrade, September 01, 2019 - Violence by Croatian police against migrants at the border has now taken on dramatic proportions, said Rados Djurovic, director of the Asylum Protection Centre (APC/CZA), in the Morning program on TV Prva.…

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Is there a need for a special center for migrant children?

Source: Tanjug, Večernje novosti  Photo: Tanjug Belgrade, 21 July 2019 – Asylum Protection Center (APC/CZA) believes that the existing centers for accommodation of minor migrants are inadequate and urges the opening of a special center for the reception of these…

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Djurovic: The efficiency of determining refugee status and integration of the refugees are the biggest challenges

Source: Beta  Photo: Beta Belgrade, 20 June 2019 - Director of the Asylum Protection Center (APC/CZA) Rados Djurovic assessed today, on the occasion of World Refugee Day, that the biggest challenges regarding refugees in Serbia are related to the speed…

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Djurovic: The human attitude towards refugees is crucial in order to understand them and help them

Source: Radio Beograd 1  Photo: APC Belgrade, 20 June 2019 - On the occasion of World Refugee Day, Misa Stojiljkovic hosted Rados Djurovic in the morning program of Radio Belgrade 1 "Catch the Day!". During the show’s regular section "Question…

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Đurović: The biggest problem in Serbia is that we do not have accommodation for unaccompanied minor migrants

Source: PRVA Belgrade, 08 June 2019 - On June 7th, a young refugee was killed after being stabbed 24 times in Belgrade. Many believe this murder was allegedly an act of revenge for the victim’s complicity in the murder of…

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Refugees remain for several years or even permanent, integration is a new step for Serbia

Belgrade, January 14th - Our country is still a place where migrants stay longer, due to their non-acceptance in most neighboring countries, Croatia, Hungary, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Romania. Without a legally regulated position, they remain in the Balkans for several…

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International Conference on the Integration of Refugees was held in Belgrade

Edited:apc  Photo:apc BELGRADE,December 10- Asylum Protection Center organized an international conference on the challenges surrounding the integration of refugees in the Balkans and the EU from December 5-8 2018, in Belgrade. The conference brought together experts and representatives of organizations…

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The Rise of Anti-Refugee Rhetoric in the Western Balkans and Central Europe

Source: BETA        Edited: APC       Photo: APC Belgrade, December 9 - In almost all countries of the Western Balkans and Central Europe there is noticeable intensified anti-refugee rhetoric, and the actions of political groups against the acceptance…

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Panel: Serbia, in addition to being a transit country, is also becoming a destination country for migrants

Source: BETA      Edited: APC       Photo: APC Belgrade, December 07 - Serbia is a country that is becoming a destination country for migrants, primarily thanks to its position on the EU's external border and the fact that it…

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Research and Policy Brief on Refugee Protection Policy and Practice – Temporary Protection Mechanism

Author: APC/CZA                         Photo: APC/CZA Belgrade. November 21st - Asylum Protection Center alongside the Center for Public Policy through joint efforts during the past year, have prepared research and a policy…

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Religion and Migration should not be linked

Izvor: RTS BELGRADE, June 4th - Rados Djurovic from the Asylum Protection Center tells RTS that the warnings on the so-called "mosque route" are probably intended for political needs in countries where there is fear of Muslims. Neighboring countries, primarily Bosnia…

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Djurovic: Use of force against refugees in Croatia will not solve the problem of migration

izvor: Beta   foto: Dado Ruvic / REUTERS BELGRADE, June 2nd - Director of the Asylum Protection Center Rados Djurovic assessed today, as the Croatian police wounded two young migrants with firearms, that the use of force against this population is not…

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Contrasts: Refugees and Migrants in Serbia

Izvor: Al Jazeere Balkans BELGRADE, June 1st - It has been two years since the official closing of the so-called Balkan Refugee Route. But, although in an incomparably smaller measure, the influx of refugees and migrants into the Balkans, and so on Serbia, never…

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POLICE of HN Canton returns buses to Sarajevo Canton territory, migrants frightened and in tears

Izvor: klix.ba SARAJEVO, Maj 18th - Scandalous decision by the police of the Herzegovina-Neretva Canton that, despite the decision of state institutions, the return migrants and refugees who were sent from Sarajevo to Salakovac in five buses has caused great panic…

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APC / CZA at UN headquarters on panel for a global agreement on migration among UN members

Author: APC   photo: APC New York, May 20 - The fourth round of negotiations between the UN member states on the draft Global Compact on Safe, Convenient and Regular Migration was followed by other panels focusing on all the major issues raised…

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Weekly 10 migrants cross the Hungarian border

edited:APC                    photo: APC  Horgoš, January 31 -  According to information from the field, Hungary reduced the number of refugees and migrants allowed to enter their territory. Hungary at two border crossings formally receives 5 refugees within a week, meaning only 10 refugees…

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Family of deceased Afghan girl filed criminal complaint against Croatian MUP

Prepared:APC                    Photo: APC , Guardian Zagreb,December 19 - Family of Afghan girl Madina Husina, who died on the railway track at the border between Croatia and Serbia, filed a criminal complaint against unknown perpetrators, police officers of Croatian MUP. The filing…

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APC: Police to tell if an investigation has been launched into the railway death of six year old Medina

author: BETA | photo: BETA Asylum Protection Center (APC) asked the Border Police of Serbia to answer whether an investigation was launched into the death of a six year old Afghan girl on the border with Croatia, and where she…

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Migrant smugglers offering services through small ads

Source:Politika      photo: APC Belgrade, November 6 - More than 5,700 migrants have been accounted for in Serbia since the beginning of the year, of which almost 4,800 have expressed their intention to seek asylum, while against more than one…

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Meeting in Vienna: The Refugee route through the Balkans continues to be in function

source: Beta     photo: Beta Vienna, October 3rd - At the Vienna international conference entitled "Balkan Refugee route to European solidarity", involving the largest humanitarian organization from Austria, Germany, Macedonia, Greece, Croatia, Slovenia, Italy and Serbia; Rados Djurovic Director of…

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Berlin offers refugees 1,200 euros to leave

Source:Politika    autgor: Nenad Radicevic   photo: Reuters/Dominik Ebenbisher) Frankfurt, Heidelberg March 7th– According to German right-wing politicians and many international media continue to point out that Angela Merkel leads to a liberal migrant policy, this election year in German evidence will…

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Expelled from the EU, Desperate Syrians return to Syria

Source: Ve?ernji  list    Au.htor: Hassan Haidar Diab   23.1.2017 -"I wish to return to Syria, because this kind of humiliation is not necessary. I regret leaving. I spent all that I had, more than 6 thousand dollars and now I'll…

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Thousands of Refugees stuck in Serbia – Limb with villages

 Source: DW | author: Nemanja Rujevic   photo: Nemanja Rujevic  Belgrade, November 29 -  Thousands of refugees are stuck in Serbia - They can not go forward, they will not go back. Officially camps are arranged enough to receive everyone. Unofficially, the centers are in…

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Smugglers know the way to Serbia

 izvor: DW | autor: A Andrejev / G. Papako?ev   foto: dpa D.Savic Bulgaria fears a tide of refugees Now that the western Balkan route is closed, refugees are increasingly trying to reach the EU via its eastern Bulgarian border. The government in…

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Stranded on the Serbian-Hungarian border

Reške, May 14 - Ahmed with his friends, cooks water in a metal pot. Their campfire is located in Serbia, just a few steps from a barbed wire barrier in front of the border with Hungary. Ahmed, who was a…

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