Chinese refugees locked up

Junior justice minister Nebahat Albayrak has put 140 Chinese asylum seekers into secure accommodation in an effort to stop them disappearing into the illegal circuit.

The 140 are part of a group of 800 Chinese nationals who claimed asylum after a rumour circulated that queen Beatrix was poised to abdicate and declare an amnesty for all illegal immigrants.
A number of the 800 have already disappeared, prompting Albayrak to take action.

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