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UK: English test scam that let 48,000 bogus students beat border checks
Daily Mail ^ | 6-25-2014 | Ian Drury and James Slack

Posted on 06/25/2014 5:31:55 PM PDT by Citizen Zed

The staggering scale of abuse of the student visa system by immigrants desperate to stay in Britain was revealed yesterday.

Tens of thousands of bogus students faked English language tests to beat UK border controls, the Government admitted.

An estimated 48,000 immigrants had exploited the lax system in a ‘shocking’ scam run by criminal gangs, said Immigration Minister James Brokenshire.

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I wonder how the U.S. is doing on their student visa validation process.
1 posted on 06/25/2014 5:31:55 PM PDT by Citizen Zed
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To: Citizen Zed

Immigration Minister James Brokenshire

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Ironic name, huh?


2 posted on 06/25/2014 7:19:50 PM PDT by Bigg Red (31 May 2014: Obamugabe officially declares the USA a vanquished subject of the Global Caliphate.)
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