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Dobrindt needs to ship Ukrainian refugees again with out work

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CSU regional group chief Alexander Dobrindt

Quelle: dpa/Sabina Crisan

CSU regional group chief Alexander Dobrindt makes options for refugees from Ukraine. Taking up work ought to turn into a situation for the precise to remain in Germany. The SPD harshly responded: “The CSU should be ashamed”

DThe CSU within the Bundestag is demanding that struggle refugees from Ukraine be despatched again to their homeland if they don’t discover work in Germany. “More than two years after the start of the war, the principle must now apply: take up work in Germany or return to safe areas of western Ukraine,” stated CSU regional group chief Alexander Dobrindt to “Bild am Sonntag”. The demand was sharply criticized by the SPD and the Greens.

SPD parliamentary group vice-chair Dirk Wiese informed the paper that Russian President Vladimir Putin repeatedly bombs targets all through Ukraine. “Dobrindt now wants to send women and children back here who may have already lost their fathers at the front. The CSU should be ashamed of such demands and should finally remove the C for Christian from its name.”

Green Party chief Omid Nouripour stated: “The insinuation that Ukrainians are coming to us because of the citizen's allowance ignores the horror of Putin's war.” He additionally rejected the Union's proposals to not grant Ukrainians citizen's allowance instantly, however to first refer them to the common asylum process. “Of course we have to get Ukrainians into work even faster. But new legal hurdles, like those the CDU wants, won't help, they'll do harm.”

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The Prime Ministers of Bavaria and Saxony, Markus Söder (CSU, l.) and Michael Kretschmer (CDU)

Recently, a number of inside ministers had already demanded that the fee of citizen's allowance to struggle refugees from Ukraine be stopped and that they solely be granted decrease funds beneath the Asylum Seekers' Benefits Act. The federal authorities has already rejected this.

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Dobrindt joined within the criticism of the present regulation. The citizen's allowance was meant as a fast help initially of the Russian struggle of aggression in opposition to Ukraine, however has lengthy since turn into a brake on work, stated the CSU politician. It retains too many individuals from Ukraine on welfare.

SPD labor market politician Martin Rosemann identified within the Bild am Sonntag that lots of the Ukrainian refugees are single moms: “The hurdles for Ukrainian refugees when starting their working lives are the lack of childcare, poor language skills and the lengthy recognition of professional qualifications.” He referred to as the proposal to maneuver them from the citizen's allowance into the asylum course of “populist nonsense.”