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Illegal immigrants smuggled out of the UK by criminal gangs

Illegal immigrants in the UK who fear they may be deported, are being smuggled out of Britain by criminal gangs.

A BBC investigation has found the migrants are smuggled to Italy, where they can make an asylum claim and then re-enter the UK.

Our correspondent Colin Campbell reports.

  • 19 Mar 2015
  • From the section UK
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