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Refugees Afghanistan

Question for Home Office

UIN 49164, tabled on 14 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will take steps to urgently expedite the applications of (a) staff employed by Adam Smith International and (b) others employed by the UK government’s implementing partners that worked across Afghanistan and in ministries to deliver UK funded aid projects who are being targeted as UK employees by the Tailban, under the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

21 September 2021

It is not appropriate to comment on individual cases in a response to a written parliamentary question

The Home Office remains committed to processing applications approved by the Ministry of Defence as quickly as possible and we are working across Government and with international partners to bring approved applicants to the UK.

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