Afghanistan Crisis: Key Information

The renewed seizure of power in Afghanistan by the Taliban has been unsettling people all over the world since 2021. Switzerland was able to evacuate 387 persons out of the country and transferred them to Switzerland. Switzerland is now focusing its assistance on humanitarian aid on the ground.

Many Afghan people in Switzerland, as well as Swiss nationals, have been concerned about the fate of their compatriots and people remaining in Afghanistan. Many questions arise in this context - the most important ones are answered below.

Evacuation efforts of Switzerland

Resettlement from Afghanistan and accommodation in Switzerland

Humanitarian Visas

Family reunion

Acceptance of further refugees from Afghanistan

Help on the ground

Assessment of asylum applications from Afghan nationals

Deportations of Afghan Asylum Seekers

Migration Crisis




Last modification 06.03.2024

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