90% of Refugees in Netherlands Don’t Work

Party leader says policy a serious failure

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Almost 90% of the refugees that have received a residency permit in the Netherlands since 2014 still don’t have a job, according to figures from the Central Bureau for Statistics.

De Telegraf revealed the figures show that of the refugees who do work, only 15% are in full-time employment.

Researchers claim the reason is those asylum seekers are better off on benefits than in work.

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