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# deportation - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Tánaiste expects more than 4,000 people will be refused entry to Ireland this year

Already this year more than 2,000 people have been refused leave to land in Ireland.

# deportation - Friday 13 May, 2016

Court upholds the deportation of Nigerian woman who went into hiding for five years

The woman and her child cannot be identified for legal reasons.

# deportation - Monday 29 February, 2016

Switzerland rejects proposal to deport foreigners for minor crimes

If passed, the controversial referendum would have seen foreign nationals found guilty of two lower-level infractions in the space of 10 years being expelled from the country.

# deportation - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man linked with Isis set to be deported from Ireland

The man had previously obtained an injunction against his deportation. That injunction was dismissed at the High Court this evening.

# deportation - Friday 16 October, 2015

Australian fears being deported to Ireland after losing passport here 18 years ago

Daniel Smyth, 44, was told he had relinquished his citizenship by acquiring an Irish passport to travel back to Australia on.

# deportation - Friday 25 September, 2015

Role reversal - legal immigrant begs to be deported as he's 'sick of Britain'

Iranian Arash Aria made the bizarre request of British authorities before they realised he was a legal alien.

# deportation - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Aisling Brady McCarthy arrested and set to return to Ireland

The Irish woman was arrested by US immigration agents in Boston today.

# deportation - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Irish citizen will not be extradited to the United States for terrorism related offences

Ali Charaf Damache could have faced up to 45 years if extradited to the United States.

# deportation - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Undocumented and living in the US? Here's what the new immigration reforms mean for you

In the US it is estimated that there is over 50,000 undocumented Irish citizens.

# deportation - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Asylum working group criticised for including only one (former) asylum-seeker

“It’s not a fair share, but it’s a step in the right direction.”

Opinion: 'Direct provision' is a holding pen where people are kept for efficient deportation

The living conditions endured by residents of direct provision centres is finally receiving scrutiny; but will the working group charged with examining the system improve it?

# deportation - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Woman in Scotland tests negative for Ebola virus

The woman fell ill at a deportation facility, but has tested negative for the disease.

# deportation - Monday 30 June, 2014

Obama says he won't wait any longer for immigration reform

Obama said there are enough Republicans and Democrats in the House to pass an immigration bill today.

# deportation - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Irishman in Dubai to be deported for flicking his middle-finger at a motorist

Conor Hayes will deported after he spends one-month in prison for public obscenity.

# deportation - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

US policy change could shield Irish immigrants from deportation

If adopted it could limit removals of people who have little or no criminal record but have committed repeat immigration violations.

# deportation - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Hundreds detained in Irish prisons each year over immigration issues

Many of these people were being held in prison ahead of their deportation.

# deportation - Sunday 17 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know before you start your day.

# deportation - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Immigration in Ireland: Approximately 88,000 visa applications received in 2012

In total, approximately 165,700 immigration related requests were made in 2012.

# deportation - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012 Review 2012 This post contains videos

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012

The Titanic disaster, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Anglo-Irish Treaty: 2012 has been a big year for commemorations. Here’s your guide to the bigger commemorations held this year.

Petition to deport Piers Morgan from the US now at over 70,000

The CNN host is coming under severe criticism for his outspoken views on gun control in the United States.

# deportation - Monday 26 November, 2012

Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII

Over 700 of the 2,100 Jews living in Norway at the start of World War II were deported, only 34 survived concentration camps.

# deportation - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Column: Ireland's treatment of asylum seekers is unfair - and bad value for money

Ireland has 6,740 asylum seekers living in an antiquated direct provision system that is not fit for purpose, write Gavan Titley and Ronit Lentin.

# deportation - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Belgian premier apologises for WWII deportation of 25,000 Jews

The Belgian Prime Minister said the country has been “complicit in the most abominable crime” by deporting tens of thousands of Jewish people to Nazi concentration camps during the war.

# deportation - Friday 15 June, 2012

US to stop deporting young illegal immigrants

Deferred action can be grated if applicants meet certain criteria and do not post a threat to US national security.

# deportation - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Reforms in asylum process "not a cure-all"

The Irish Refugee Council has said that the proposed Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill does not address the reasons for Ireland’s low rate of acceptance for protection applicants.

# deportation - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Paddy doesn't know and lubricant of credit: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Paddy doesn't know and lubricant of credit: The week in quotes

“Take off like a rocket”

# deportation - Friday 16 March, 2012

Gardaí are 'not getting protection they need' - Calleary

The Fianna Fáil TD has raised a number of concerns after it emerged that a garda was attacked and slashed with a sharp object aboard a repatriation flight last week.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know before 9am…

Garda slashed by detainee on deportation flight Exclusive

Representatives of rank-and-file gardaí have accused managers of “reckless endangerment”, saying there were not enough officers on the aircraft.

# deportation - Monday 13 February, 2012

Malaysia defends deportation of Saudi journalist over tweet

Saudi journalist Hamza Kashgari has been deported over a potentially blasphemous tweet posted online last week.

# deportation - Saturday 7 January, 2012

US deported teenager to Colombia (even though she isn't from there)

The Texan teen was deported after pretending to be an illegal immigrant (and an adult) despite having no connections to Colombia.

# deportation - Monday 5 December, 2011

Assange wins right to further appeal extradition to Sweden

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can appeal his extradition to Sweden over sex crimes allegations.

# deportation - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# deportation - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Nigerian family deported after long-running legal appeal

Pamela Izevbekhai and her daughters are deported after six years of appeals. How much has it cost Ireland?

# deportation - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Hundreds could be affected by ECJ ruling to allow non-EU parents to stay with child

More than 1,000 families in Ireland could be affected by the recent decision by the EU’s highest court to allow non-EU parents of children with an EU nationality to live and work within member states.

# deportation - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Corrib Gardaí assigned to desk duty pending investigation

Garda commissioner Martin Callinan apologises for the recorded comments made by officers, who have been transferred.

# deportation - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Men’s network and Labour Women condemn Garda ‘rape’ remarks

Lobby groups representing both sexes – as well as three Garda unions – speak out against comments heard in recordings.

Women protesters speak of shock and horror after ‘rape jokes’ claim

The young women at the centre of an incident in which gardaí allegedly made comments about rape and deportation have said they were “horrified” that people in a position of power could speak so lightly about sexual violence.

# deportation - Monday 21 March, 2011

Shatter announces immediate review of residency cases following ECJ ruling

The Minister for Justice says the Zambrano ruling – allowing non-EU parents of EU citizens to claim residency – will be studied.

# deportation - Friday 4 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am.