Denmark, Switzerland, Germany: confiscation of assets from refugees is extending in Europe


Limit at 1340 euro: after the adoption yesterday’s law, the Police may search the luggage to seize cash in excess of 10,000 kroner (1,340 euros) and items worth more than this sum. To be exempted high sentimental value objects.


Asylum seekers in Switzerland must now submit to the authorities all goods worth more than 1,000 Swiss francs (913 euro) at their arrival on Swiss territory.


Also Bavaria and Baden-Wurttemberg, the authorities also carry out the confiscation of personal property of asylum seekers. The limits are 750 and 350 euro.

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