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Keep the door open for child refugees

BMJ 2017; 356 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j796 (Published 15 February 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;356:j796

Re: Keep the door open for child refugees

Extensive investigations in Germany have revealed that 43% of unaccompanied child refugees turned out to be migrant male adults.
In Denmark and Sweden, 75% of tested child refugees turned out to be adults.
References
https://www.rt.com/news/411115-germany-underage-migrants-adults/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-42234585

Competing interests: No competing interests

06 December 2017
Stavros Saripanidis
Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Thessaloniki, Hellas