UN admits that 70% of asylum seekers are not refugees

UN admits that 70% of asylum seekers are not refugees

Finally UN admits that 70% of asylum seekers are not refugees. The rumors among alternative media was circulating long ago and now the United Nations (UN) has confirmed that the majority of migrants are not refugees but are economic migrants searching for a better life.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has said seven in 10 people found crossing the Mediterranean are not legitimate refugees but are economic migrants. The UN refugee agency says people smuggling and migrant flows are on the rise, so Europe may face increased flows of migrants and refugees in the future. Read more here.