SNP humiliated as Priti Patel shames ‘actual inability to understand’ migration debate

Priti Patel: EU states frustrated by 'lack of progress' on immigration

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The SNP MP insisted existing measures to tackle immigration in the UK should prevent dangerous crossings and prevent the death of migrants. Home Secretary Priti Patel however shut down criticism questioning Martyn Day’s understanding of the migrant crisis debate grappling the UK at the moment. Addressing the Commons, Ms Patel said: “I have to say I’m very disappointed by the Honourable Gentleman’s tone, comments and his actual inability to understand the situation as to what is taking place around global illegal migration issues and challenges.

“I will restate, if he thinks there’s a simple solution – there is not a simple solution.

“And if he thinks settlement schemes that have existed previously are the answer, that is also not the answer.

“And if he’s bothered to read the National Borders Bill, he should also look at the new plan for immigration.”

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