Religious asylum falls in a grey area legally as it is not spelt out anywhere in German law.
Germany notched up an overall surplus of 19.4 billion euros ($21 billion) on its public budgets last year
Investigations by Germany's special Nazi war crimes office in Ludwigsburg show that Hanning served as a guard at Auschwitz.
The tougher rules come after Germany, the European Union's powerhouse economy, took in some 1.1 million migrants in 2015.
Grisly images from the scene showed several mutilated corpses lying on the ground close to the iconic Ottoman-era Blue Mosque in Sultanahmet, a district...
Merkel celebrated her 10-year anniversary as chancellor last month, making her the European Union’s longest-serving leader.
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