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No longer welcome in Brexit Britain

Matt Nation
October 25, 2019

An estimated 3.6 million EU-born migrants live in the UK. But as Britain prepares for BREXIT, EU citizens must apply for a new legal lifeline to remain, known as settled status. A growing number of EU nationals who ought to qualify automatically are being refused for bureaucratic reasons. Like 55-year old Anna Amato, who has lived in England since she was two years old.