Denmark's neighbours are even worse when it comes to refugees

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According to recent reports, Denmark’s notorious “jewellery bill” – which allows immigration authorities to confiscate valuables from refugees in order to cover the cost of their accommodation – has yet to actually bring in any cash and the exercise is looking more and more like an expensive PR disaster for the Danish government
Original languageEnglish
NewspaperThe Independent, UK
Publication statusPublished - 17 Feb 2016

Bibliographical note

Michelle Pace is Professor with Special Responsibilities, Roskilde University
This article was originally published on The Conversation.


  • Denmark
  • jewellery law
  • refugee crisis
  • migration crisis
  • Europe
  • Sweden
  • Finland
  • European Union

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