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The Netherlands: UNRWA unable to provide protection and assistance to Palestinian refugees in Gaza

Date: 
Monday, August 24, 2020

On 24 August 2020, a Tribunal in The Hague annulled the refusal of the Dutch State Secretary of Justice and Security to issue a residence permit to a stateless individual coming from the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). 

The stateless

Germany: Court rules that corona does not influence the six-month time limit in Article 29(1) Dublin III

Date: 
Friday, August 28, 2020

On 28 August 2020, the Administrative Court of Greifswald ruled that the six-month time limit embedded in Article 29(1) 

Advocate General Pikamäe’s opinion on the joined cases R.N.N.S., K.A. v. Minister van Buitenlandse Zaken

Date: 
Wednesday, September 9, 2020

On 9 September 2020, Advocate General Pikamäe delivered his opinion in the Grand Chamber case R.N.N.S., K.A. v. Minister van Buitenlandse Zaken (joined cases 

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The European Database of Asylum Law (EDAL) is an online database managed by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) and a compilation of summaries of refugee and asylum case law from the courts of 22 European states, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). The summaries are published in English and in the relevant state’s national language.

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