Users play the role of government officials who decide if the migrants are allowed in the country or rejected.
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Dutch app lets users decide refugees' fate

A Dutch app called The Detailed Interview is letting users decide the fate of "refugees" in the Netherlands.

Actors play the roles of the migrants from Syria and Guinea.

The people behind the app hope it will change public perception of how easy it is to claim asylum.

BBC Monitoring takes a closer look at what users of the app can expect.

Produced by Natalia Zuo

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  • 26 Jul 2016
  • From the section Europe
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