grant asylum

See: harbor, receive
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According to Popova, a working formula has to be found to adequately assess the capability of each country to grant asylum to refugees in order to ensure their integration.
If the federal agency does not grant asylum, an applicant is referred to an immigration judge.
According to Washington Times, director of an international campaigning group, Ricken Patel, said that the Brazilian government had announced that it required a formal request from Snowden to grant asylum and now, more than a million people had presented this request in his name.
The Committee's report said it was concerned about decisions to grant asylum to people "who later emerge to be involved with terrorist activity".
WASHIGNTON -- The White House Wednesday announced that US President Barack Obama will not meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russia's decision to grant asylum to intelligence spy leaker Edward Snowden.
WASHINGTON (TAP) - US President Barack Obama has cancelled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russia's decision to grant asylum to intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, the White House said.
ECUADOR could take months to decide whether to grant asylum to fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden, its foreign minister has said.
sent a letter to members of the British Parliament requesting to take action against Belarus and a possibility of 'Europe's last dictatorship' to grant asylum to Bashar al-Assad.
The Swedish foreign ministry said it has summoned Ecuador's ambassador over the Latin American country's "unacceptable" decision to grant asylum.
Ecuador will grant asylum to Julian Assange," said an official in the Ecuadorean capital, Quito.
Why, now that the fire of sedition has been extinguished and the seditionists have been banished by people, has Germany started to grant asylum to them?
Speaking to journalists at the Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH) in Islamabad, Saudi Ambassador Abdul Aziz bin Ibrahim Al Ghadeer said the kingdom may grant asylum to Musharraf if he requests it.