A scandal in Germany has erupted after the newspaper Bild obtained reports of migrant hearings from the Office of Migration that were sent to the national security services. Here are a few examples.
An Eritrean told officials that he has been forced to mistreat and torture people in the past.
A Pakistani recounted that he is attracted to both men and women, and raped a man in Pakistan.
A Bangladeshi man said he is wanted in his home country for a series of murders, and has been sentenced to 85 years in prison.
A Turk said he has 85 convictions and an arrest warrant is out for him in his country.
An Algerian said he has transported and sold drugs – cocaine and hashish – and is wanted by Algerian police.
A Ghanaian related that he had murdered 40 people in his country.
A Liberian said that he had killed and executed many people while in fighting in a war in his country.
A Russian from Dagestan told officials that he had assassinated the Minister of the Interior of Dagestan at a wedding in June 2009 on behalf of an Islamist group, and that he is wanted by the authorities there.
An immigrant from Sierra Leone told of being a child soldier and killing many civilians, including women children. After arriving in Europe several years ago, he has applied for asylum in several countries.
A Pakistani declared that he would kill his daughter if he returns to Pakistan, and that he would kill anyone who comes near his daughter.
Another Pakistani said he is wanted for crimes in his home country, and during his questioning became more and more aggressive, saying, “Strip pedophiles! You opened the borders and let everyone enter.”