Judge rebukes Home Office over Iraqi boy seeking asylum – The Guardian

Posted December 20th, 2007 in asylum, children, deportation, news by sally

“A 15-year-old Iraqi asylum seeker deported to Austria is to be returned to the UK after a high court judge condemned the Home Office’s ‘total lack of humanitarianism’ in the case. He arrived unaccompanied in Britain a year ago, and was said by his carer to have been terrified when Border and Immigration Agency officials arrived without warning at his home in south-west London at 4am to arrest him last month.”

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The Guardian, 20th December 2007

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