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Home Office ‘chaos and incompetence’ leads to unlawful detentions, claim whistleblowers

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Handling of UK asylum cases compromised by poorly trained and overworked staff
Chaos, incompetence and bullying of Home Office employees is resulting in failed deportations and the unlawful detention of vulnerable and desperate people, whistleblowers allege.The Dublin Cessation Team (DCT) – until last week known as the Third Country Unit – is a little-known but crucial department that, under the EU Dublin convention, determines which EU member state is responsible for considering an asylum claim and transferring the asylum seeker to the responsible state. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/apr/28/home-office-chaos-and-incompetence-leads-to-unlawful-detentions-claim-whistleblowers

Author : Amelia Hill

Publish date : 2019-04-28 15:00:25

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