Denmark strips Syrian refugees of residency permits and says it is safe to go home

Denmark strips Syrian refugees of residency permits and says it is safe to go home

The Guardian

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Government denies renewal of temporary residency status from about 189 Syrians

Denmark has become the first European nation to revoke the residency permits of Syrian refugees, insisting that some parts of the war-torn country are safe to return to.

At least 189 Syrians have had applications for renewal of temporary residency status denied since last summer, a move the Danish authorities said was justified because of a report that found the security situation in some parts of Syria had “improved significantly”.

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