Cabinet confirms amnesty for non-nationals

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The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda confirmed today that it will grant an amnesty to to illegal immigrants.

“The Cabinet will also shortly approach the parliament to grant amnesty to deserving residents whose immigration status is doubtful,” the Cabinet said in a statement

The idea was proposed by Prime Minister Gaston Browne last year.

Critics are likely to label the measure and election ploy.

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