General Article Commonwealth veterans face UK visa fees and deportation

Topic Selected: Armed Forces Book Volume: 356

British Legion says treatment of ex-soldiers is ‘a poor way to say thank-you’.

By Caroline Davies

Hundreds of Commonwealth military veterans who risked their lives serving in the UK armed forces face spiralling debts after being forced to pay ‘exorbitant’ visa fees to remain in the country after their discharge, campaigners have said...

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