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Denmark Votes on Migrant Assets Bill

Denmark's parliament passed a package of measures Tuesday to deter refugees from seeking asylum in the Nordic country. The so-called "jewelry bill," passed by an overwhelming majority, includes delaying family reunifications for three years and confiscating migrants' valuables. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and other international organizations have condemned the bill as inconsistent with the European Union policies. Speaking to...

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