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British Residence Secretary visits Rwanda in a bid to speed up deportation deal

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Rwandan authorities greeted the arrival on Saturday of British Residence Secretary Suella Braverman on a two-day journey to the nation in a bid to speed up the implementation of a controversial deal to ship migrants arriving by boat within the UK to the East African nation.

The deportation settlement introduced final 12 months permits UK authorities to ship to Rwanda asylum seekers whereas their claims are processed.

Unlawful migrants are but to be despatched to the East African nation, although Britain has already paid Rwanda US$170 million {dollars} beneath the deal.

This week the UK authorities has additionally unveiled the Unlawful Migration Invoice, its hardest measure but, which requires folks arriving by unauthorized routes to be detained, deported to their homeland, or a secure third nation and banned from ever re-entering the UK.

Yearly 1000’s of migrants from all over the world journey to northern France within the hope of reaching the UK, drawn by household ties, the English language or the perceived ease of getting a job.