April 20
Show news feed

During the first half of the year 2020, 93 persons have sought asylum in Armenia, and most of them are citizens of the Islamic Republic of Iran, as reported in the database of the State Migration Service of Armenia of persons seeking asylum in the Republic of Armenia.

In the specified period, the State Migration Service has received 40 applications for shelter from citizens of Iran, as well as citizens of Lebanon, Syria, Cuba, Russia, Iraq, Georgia, India, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Turkey, etc. Most of the applicants are males over 35.

Over the past two years, a total of 466 citizens have sought asylum in Armenia.

This text available in   Հայերեն and Русский