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Afghan deportation protests

Campaigners are calling for a 23-year-old failed Afghani asylum-seeker to be allowed to remain in Leicester, saying he will be killed if he is deported.

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Home Office response to Afghan's case

The UK only returns individuals if both the Home Office and the courts are satisfied they do not need our protection and have no legal basis to remain in the country.

– Home Office statement

The Home Office also added that Abdul Rajabali's case had been rejected by the courts and he failed to attend an appeal hearing.

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