Twice deported Albanian migrant uses child he had with British woman in effort to remain in the UK

Twice deported Albanian migrant uses child he had with British woman in effort to remain in the UK

An Albanian drug offender who was twice ordered to leave the UK tried for a third time to stay, arguing that having a family life and a child gives him the right to remain under human rights laws. Blerim Ismalaj, 30, was deported from Britain in January 2013 after being sentenced to 16 months in … Read more

UK must wean itself off migrant labour, says Keir Starmer

UK must wean itself off migrant labour, says Keir Starmer

However, Robert Jenrick, the immigration minister, rejected the call, insisting that net migration should fall. Immigration into the UK soared in the early 2000s under Sir Tony after he declined to impose initial restrictions on migration from Eastern European countries that had just joined the EU. The decision became a point of heated political debate. … Read more

Migrant housed at Manston detention centre dies

Migrant housed at Manston detention centre dies

Manston is designed to hold arrivals in the UK for 24 hours, but some migrants were reportedly held there for up to 32 days amid a backlog in the processing of asylum applications. The backlog has been exacerbated by an increased number of asylum applications, antiquated IT systems, high staff turn-over, and too few staff, according … Read more

Migrants hide from police in Dunkirk’s sand dunes, hoping for a chance to cross

Migrants hide from police in Dunkirk’s sand dunes, hoping for a chance to cross

In Gravelines, the sea remains calm, but no boats launch. Night falls and the men, women, and children waiting in the dunes lie quietly for the second evening, still patiently awaiting their chance to take to the water. Then just before sunrise, the moment arrives. Emerging from the dunes, a group half walk, half run … Read more

Migrants hurl stones at French police who slashed Channel crossing dinghies

Migrants hurl stones at French police who slashed Channel crossing dinghies

Large groups of frustrated migrants have clashed with police near Dunkirk, after French authorities prevented them from crossing the Channel. The group, who were still wearing life jackets, hurled stones at tear gas-carrying officers after they were forced back from the beachfront on Saturday morning. French police had chased the migrants away from a beach … Read more

France pledges to stop more migrant boats leaving for UK

France pledges to stop more migrant boats leaving for UK

France has resisted British appeals to allow Border Force officers to join French patrols on the beach because of concerns over sovereignty but has now agreed to a “joint control centre” where British immigration officials will be stationed. “They will be able to work more closely together with their French counterparts and will be able … Read more

Migrants abandoned at Victoria station due to ‘massive’ Home Office error, charity worker claims

Migrants abandoned at Victoria station due to ‘massive’ Home Office error, charity worker claims

A Home Office worker admitted a “massive error” had been made after asylum seekers were left at a central London station without accommodation after being taken out of the processing centre at Manston, a charity volunteer has said. A group of 11 men were driven to the capital from Kent on Tuesday as part of … Read more

Mayor Adams’ plush NYC tent city finally welcomes migrants as 100-plus Senegalese move in

Mayor Adams’ plush NYC tent city finally welcomes migrants as 100-plus Senegalese move in

He built it — so they came! Mayor Eric Adams’ nearly empty migrant tent city on Randall’s Island is finally getting filled up — thanks to over 100 Senegalese men who moved in with the help of a Bronx imam who found out about the vacancies there, The Post has learned. The migrants — most … Read more

Cold, hungry migrants stranded in London after ‘error’ – with one teenager left to sleep…

Cold, hungry migrants stranded in London after ‘error’ – with one teenager left to sleep…

2 November 2022, 21:53 The migrants waiting at Victoria. Picture: Danial Abbas A group of around 40 asylum seekers have been left abandoned on the streets of London after being transported out of the Manston processing centre. The men, understood to have been from Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq, were dropped off at London Victoria Station … Read more