UK Roma fear planned migrant law

Government proposal would expel immigrants who cannot find work after six months even if they are EU nationals.

    The UK government is considering proposals to expel immigrants who can't find work, even if they are citizens of a EU country.

    The plan has worried many Roma, who believe they would be targeted.

    Laurence Lee reports from Derby, where Roma campaigners say they face an uphill battle to help migrants settle.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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