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Raise Asylum Seeker Support in Line with Universal Credit

Charities working to support asylum seekers have suggested the weekly allowance be increased by £20, in line with the Universal Credit changes that were announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak as the coronavirus crisis continues.  Sunak...

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Asylum Seekers Are Living in Limbo

Asylum seekers waiting for more than six months for a decision on their application has hit an all-time high, increasing by 76% in 12 months, according to new reports. The reveal of latest figures showing asylum seekers’ agonising wait has one...