A capital idea, since, after all, “war is deceit.” But are they following up on “refugees” they have already let in?
“Britain targets phony Afghan asylum seekers,” from the Associated Press, December 9:
LONDON — Britain’s Home Office says asylum seekers who say they are from Afghanistan will undergo tough interviews to check whether their claims are genuine.
Officials estimate that 250 applicants per year fraudulently claim to be from Afghanistan. Immigration minister Phil Woolas says border controls are being tightened, and asylum seekers who say they’re from Afghanistan will be tested on local dialects, customs and traditions. […]