UK RESETTLEMENT SCHEMES HELP JUST 1,171 REFUGEES SINCE COVID - DESPITE 5K-A-YEAR VOW

Just 1,171 desperate refugees have been placed in the UK through government 'resettlement' schemes since Covid hit - despite ministers pledging to help around 5,000 a year. The data appears to undermine top Tories’ insistence that asylum seekers should only use “safe and legal” routes to get to the UK, not dangerous small boats from France. After 27 people died trying to cross the Channel ...

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