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We're Not 'Heartless' Says Priti Patel After Channel Deaths

5 1 19

Priti Patel today said the government was not “heartless” following the deaths of 27 people trying to cross the Channel.

The home secretary said there was “no quick fix” to the migrant crisis and described the deaths as “tragic drownings”.

She said the UK had a “humane approach” to asylum seekers and blamed traffickers for exploiting people.

Patel told the Commons: “We........

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