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Priti Patel asked to justify migrant claim

The Home Secretary has faced criticism after claiming most boat migrants are ‘economic migrants’ as opposed to ‘genuine asylum seekers’. Priti Patel claimed “70% of individuals on small boats are single men who are effectively economic migrants. They are not genuine asylum seekers.” The comments from Patel came during a Lords home affairs and justice…

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Anniversary of our sanctuary status

23 January 2019 marked one year of the University of East Anglia being a ‘University of Sanctuary’ and saw several events take place on the day to celebrate. The title was awarded by City of Sanctuary, a movement promoting the support of asylum seekers and refugees, as UEA had been recognised for its ability to…

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