Reuniting families affected by UK spouse visa rules

‘An area where criminal activity is rife’

Beginning the regular links roundup – Rogue solicitors offering fake advice to scam migrants out of life savings (Open Democracy). ‘Migrants across the UK are being preyed upon by immigration advisers and solicitors who are taking advantage of a lack of protections for advice seekers.‘These rogue practitioners are charging extortionate fees for free application forms […]

‘She will be killed’

‘She will be killed’: Wife of Afghan man who worked for British army denied UK visa (Independent)‘Hafizullah Husseinkhel, commended by his cavalry regiment for his ‘outstanding’ contribution in Helmand province, says he feels ‘betrayed’ and ‘terrified’ after the Home Office refused his wife’s application to join him in Britain’ This isn’t the first issue that […]