So far this year, nearly 87,000 new residence permits have been granted in Sweden. Here is the latest statistics from the Swedish Migration Board.
By – Brünnhilde
As cars continue to set on fire, so is the Muslim immigration continues it’s way to Sweden.
During week 35, a total of 458 people ask for asylum in Sweden, an increase of 94 people compared with the previous week.
18 of the asylum seekers in week 35 were “single children”, reports Migrationsverket on their website.
Most of the immigrants come from overseas Muslim countries, in orderly: Syria, Iraq, Iran. A smaller number of immigrants were also stateless and some came from Georgia, Afghanistan, Somalia, Russia, Albania and Uzbekistan this week.
In total, Sweden has so far, granted 86,819 residence permits in all categories in the first eight months of the year.
More than 30,000 are about affiliation and family immigration and about 14,000 are asylum seekers.
The figures only include granted first-time decisions, EU persons who have a temporary residence permit and are granted an extension of this, are excluded.
“Sweden is seen by other countries as a ‘horrible example’ of immigration, and that picture is correct,”
Sweden’s major problems are “hate crimes” and “racist violence” committed against immigrants, according to a new UN report. The report also criticizes Sweden for the fact that extreme racist organizations have not yet been banned The UN demands that Sweden quickly take action against this racist “hatred”.
At the moment, Sweden is experiencing trouble in assimilating its immigrant population. Recent reports reveal a rising number of violent crimes in immigrant suburbs. Although Sweden’s overall crime rates are low, the country is experiencing increasing levels of gang violence and shootings, and the emergence of immigrant ghettos.
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