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Migrant crossings: Afghans are largest national group fleeing to UK

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Afghans made up one in four people making the risky journey. Almost as many Afghans crossed the Channel in the first three months of 2022 as in the whole of 2021 (1,323) Iranians and Iraqis were the next most common nationalities on Channel crossings. In nine out of ten cases over the last year, people fleeing Afghanistan were granted refugee status.
1 month ago·London, United Kingdom

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Migrant crossings: Afghans are largest national group fleeing to UK

Nearly one in four migrants arriving in small boats were fleeing the country seized by the Taliban.

1 month ago·United Kingdom
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The Independent

Afghans ‘largest group’ fleeing to the UK by crossing the Channel – figures

Out of 4,540 people detected arriving by small boats in the first three months of 2022, 24% were Afghan nationals according to the Home Office.

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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Express & Star

Afghans ‘largest group’ fleeing to the UK by crossing the Channel – figures

Out of 4,540 people detected arriving by small boats in the first three months of 2022, 24% were Afghan nationals according to the Home Office.

1 month ago·Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Shropshire Star

Afghans ‘largest group’ fleeing to the UK by crossing the Channel – figures

Out of 4,540 people detected arriving by small boats in the first three months of 2022, 24% were Afghan nationals according to the Home Office.

1 month ago·Ketley, United Kingdom
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Evening Standard

Afghans ‘largest group’ fleeing to the UK by crossing the Channel – figures

Out of 4,540 people detected arriving by small boats in the first three months of 2022, 24% were Afghan nationals according to the Home Office.

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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Afghans ‘largest group’ fleeing to the UK by crossing the Channel – figures

Out of 4,540 people detected arriving by small boats in the first three months of 2022, 24% were Afghan nationals according to the Home Office.

1 month ago·Kent, United Kingdom
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