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Before the federal-state summit
Union requires asylum procedures in third nations

The state premiers are meeting with Scholz today for regular consultations, during which migration policy

The state premiers are assembly with Scholz right now for normal consultations, which is able to deal with migration coverage. Photo

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The Chancellor desires to deport extra folks and is counting on migration agreements to restrict irregular immigration. The Union will not be happy with this. This may trigger hassle on the federal-state summit.

Before the federal-state summit in Berlin, the leaders of the CDU and CSU referred to as on the federal authorities to take rather more decisive motion towards irregular migration. “The citizens now expect concrete results instead of constant new announcements,” CDU chief Friedrich Merz advised the newspapers of the Funke Media Group.

CSU chief Markus Söder referred to as for extra pace within the implementation of the deportation of significant criminals to Afghanistan and Syria introduced by Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD). “Instead of always emphasizing the same ideological concerns, the Federal Foreign Minister must immediately hold talks with the Taliban and the Assad regime,” demanded the Bavarian Prime Minister within the “Augsburger Allgemeine”.

Bremen's head of presidency Andreas Bovenschulte doesn’t imagine that the concept of ​​asylum procedures in third nations is an appropriate approach to curb migration. The overwhelming majority of specialists imagine that the mannequin can be sophisticated, costly and hardly suitable with worldwide regulation, mentioned the SPD politician within the ARD “Morgenmagazin” earlier than the consultations. It has been mentioned for ten years and lots of nations have thought-about it. However, by the requirements of the proponents, it has not been efficiently carried out anyplace. One exception is the Australian mannequin, which has been closely criticized by human rights activists.

Faeser desires to take a place on asylum procedures in third nations

The state premiers are assembly with Scholz right now for normal consultations, which is able to deal with migration coverage. The CDU-led states are notably eager to allow asylum procedures in third nations outdoors the European Union. Federal Interior Minister Nancy Faeser (SPD) has had this examined by specialists, lots of whom are skeptical. The outcomes might be mentioned on the assembly. Faeser additionally desires to take a place on the problem.

Deportation to Afghanistan can also be prone to be a problem

The deliberate rest of the deportation ban for Syria and Afghanistan may even be mentioned. The drawback: Afghanistan is dominated by the novel Islamic Taliban, whereas Syria is dominated by dictator Bashar al-Assad. No one desires to barter with both of them in regards to the return of their residents, so they’re in search of detours by way of neighboring nations.

The chairman of the Conference of Minister Presidents, Boris Rhein (CDU), is demanding that the federal authorities clarify statements on limiting irregular migration on the assembly. “The federal government must now deliver on key issues of migration policy.” The restrict of what residents and lots of cities and municipalities can deal with has lengthy since been reached. “We see this in schools, in daycare centers and on the housing market.”

Rhein: Scholz should make repatriation settlement a high precedence

Among different issues, Rhein referred to as for better efforts to conclude repatriation agreements. “I expect the Chancellor himself to lead the negotiations with the relevant countries and make the issue a top priority.” In doing so, levers such because the withdrawal of visa commitments and even the cancellation of improvement support have to be used.

Compulsory insurance coverage for pure hazards is the second necessary subject

In addition to migration, the assembly will deal with the introduction of obligatory pure hazard insurance coverage, for instance within the occasion of flood disasters. The Federal Council referred to as for this on Friday in gentle of the current excessive climate occasions. However, Federal Justice Minister Marco Buschmann rejects this. The FDP politician is as an alternative counting on an obligation for insurers to supply insurance coverage. Nationwide, solely about each second home is financially protected towards floods, heavy rain, landslides or snow strain with pure hazard insurance coverage – though the dangers are growing because of local weather change.