The anti-American Obama administration nods in approval.
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Don’t ask migrants how long they’re staying: Border guards told quizzing arrivals from EU breaches Brussels rules
A Brussels diktat that bans border guards from asking EU nationals how long they intend to stay in the UK has prompted incredulity among MPs
- Home Office is powerless to count net migration accurately
- Instead, ministers must continue to rely on a voluntary survey
- The Brussels diktat has prompted incredulity among MPs
- EU rule is another blow for the £500m e-borders programme
Border guards have been banned from asking EU nationals how long they intend to stay in the UK or even what they plan to do here.
The Brussels move, confirmed by the Home Office, prompted incredulity among MPs, who called for Britain to regain control of its borders.
EU officials claim asking new arrivals even basic questions would breach free movement rules. The diktat’s existence, revealed last night in a report by MPs, means the Home Office is powerless to count net migration to Britain accurately.
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