The Mythbuster Card is a useful factsheet of Facts about Asylum and Refugees in Britain.
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The Myths and the Facts about Asylum in the North East from Mythbusters 10: 2013
16) WHAT DO WE MEAN WHEN WE SAY……..
Someone who is fleeing persecution in their homeland, has arrived in another country, made themselves known to the authorities and exercised the legal right to apply for asylum.
Someone whose asylum application has been successful and who is allowed to stay in another country having proved they would face persecution in their home country. Refugees have the same rights as permanent residents of the UK.
A person who moves from one country to another for the primary purpose of work or study, whether permanently or temporarily. Many of these migrants have arrived from other European Union states, as they are entitled to do under the European Treaty.
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