Swedish Jew Applies for Asylum - in SwedenAnnika Hernroth-Rothstein applies for asylum in her own country in protest of rampant anti-Semitism, laws banning kashrut, circumcision.
Snowden Requests Asylum in AustriaFormer U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden applied for political asylum via Russian embassy.
US to Russia: Send Snowden Our WayThe U.S. is demanding that Russia hand over fugitive whistleblower Edward J. Snowden
Snowden Seeking Asylum in EcuadorThe man who leaked details of U.S. government surveillance programs is seeking asylum in Ecuador with the aid of WikiLeaks.
State: Third Country Willing to Take Eritrean IllegalsThe state told the High Court that Israel had made arrangements with another country to accept Eritrean and Sudanese 'economic refugees'
Falun Gong Woman's Deportation PostponedIntervention by Interior Minister Gideon Saar and MK Moshe Feiglin gives Wang Li a few more days.