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The leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage, has expressed his outrage at the news that two UKIP supporters were told they could no longer foster children because of their political views.
Two foster parents had their three foster children taken away by a council on the grounds that they are members of the UK Independence Party, according to reports.
The couple said they were made to feel 'like criminals' when a social worker told them that their views on immigration made them unsuitable carers. The husband and wife who have been fostering for nearly seven years, The Telegraph reported.
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The UKIP foster parents who had three children removed have told ITV News fostering is not about politics.
An under fire council that removed three children from the care of foster parents who are members of UKIP launched an investigation.