Germany starts sending back Syrian refugees back to Bulgaria

Germany began returning Syrian refugees in Bulgaria, Standart daily reports based on confidential information. A group of about ten foreigners who are not able to find work and shelter in Berlin were returned to Sofia, the daily reports.

According to international conventions, if the refugees do not find jobs and housing within three months, the host state (in this case Germany) has the right to return them to the country which gave them the refugee status.

Most Syrians who are seeking refugee status in Bulgaria are planning to settle in Germany after the receipt of their documents. According to them, Germany is offering the greatest opportunity for work and many of them already have relatives in the Western European country.

Adapted from Standartnews