UN Migration Agency (IOM) Operates the Resettlement of Two Hundred and Fifty-Six Refugees to Germany

Cairo/Hannover, Germany, 7 December – UN Migration Agency (IOM) Egypt and the Embassy of Germany successfully facilitated the resettlement of 256 refugees of several nationalities such as Syrian, Iraqi, Somali, Eritrean, Iranian, Sudanese and South Sudanese from Egypt to Germany. The group boarded a charter flight from Cairo on the 7th of December, and landed in Hannover. Another charter flight will be scheduled to depart early 2018.