The country continues to reject Eritrean and Sudanese applications in the country.
If the 65.3 million people were a single population, it would be the world's 21st largest.
MPs are moving towards harsher migration laws and fresh border controls.
Immigration Minster James Brokenshire proposes new Immigration Bill measures that will allow children to be dispersed across local authorities.
Leaked documents show plans for more equal distribution of refugees.
"We want to protect Polish citizens from that," a government spokesman said.
Some of the suspects reportedly living and working in Sweden
Parliament has reached a majority in favor of refusing asylum to those who commit crimes.
Around 250 asylum seekers face deportation to remote Pacific islands.
The news comes after a 15-year-old refugee fatally stabbed a female employee at a center for migrants.
The killing came amid tighter border controls in Sweden to curb the influx of refugees to the country.
Ruling parties will assess Germany's deportation policy, after 18 of the 31 suspects of the Cologne sex attacks were identified as migrants.
Five bloggers and a publisher were killed by Islamists in Bangladesh this year,
The latest estimates include 20.2 million refugees fleeing wars and persecution.
Dozens of youth tore down fences, threw beer bottles and fireworks at police.
The EU is in danger of being complicit in serious human rights violations against refugees and asylum-seekers.
Merkel U-turn may be the result of pressure from growing opposition, within her own party and rival parties too.
Around 4,000 people from Afghanistan applied for asylum in Germany in 2015.
If the High Court of Justice upholds a recent district court decision, asylum seekers in Israel—mainly Eritreans and Sudanese—will have to agree to either indefinite incarceration or resettlement in a country that does not respect their basic rights
The organization tells Newsweek that the move "is either completely idiotic or very very cynical."
The figures are nearly double what was spent on the same practice in 2011-12.
German newspaper Bild cited a confidential government forecast raising the number from 800,000 in summer.
Countries of Central Europe and the Baltics can turn the refugee crisis into an opportunity.
European governments forced through the plan to resettle 120,000 asylum seekers, despite opposition from four countries.