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February 12, 2005

Spain offering amnesty to nearly 1 million illegal immigrants

Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's government said the amnesty -- under which qualifying illegal aliens will get residency and work permits -- will allow it to manage migration better, cracking down harder on those already living in Spain illegally as well as on those trying to get in.

Immigration around the World:
Britain, Spain Diverge On Illegal Immigrants (Washington Times)

Spain's program is a great example on how to control its immigration policy as opposed to leaving the system out of control.

Posted by VisaLawyer at February 12, 2005 08:11 AM


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