June 26, 2009

Around 30 Guyanese found in Tunapuna tenement to be deported

Reprinted from Stabroek News

Close to 30 Guyanese residing in Trinidad illegally were on Wednesday rounded-up and have been given deadlines by which they must leave that country.

The move comes in the midst of heightened debate on a new immigration policy announced by the David Thompson administration in Barbados, which has since been marred by complaints of raids and unjust treatment being meted out to Guyanese in particular. The policy is intended to target undocumented Caricom nationals, spurring concerns about the profiling of nationals from these countries.

However, according to reports out of Trinidad... Read more at Stabroek News

June 26th, 2009

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