11 May 2022

Home Office refuses to rule out Ukrainian and Afghanistan refugees being deported to Rwanda

News Correspondent

A Home Office minister has refused to rule out the possibility that refugees from Ukraine or Afghanistan could be deported to Rwanda under the government’s new policy.

Speaking at the Home Affairs select committee, the immigration minister Tom Pursglove said each case would be treated on an individual basis – insisting that people should be using safe and legal routes to get into the UK.