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Home Office 'capitulates': EU transition migrants can stay

Mar 01, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

EU MIGRANTS who arrive in the UK after Brexit during a two-year transition period will be allowed to stay permanently, the Government has announced.

In a significant climbdown ministers have made a unilateral offer to the EU which would guarantee that citizens arriving after March 2019 would be able to lawfully stay in the UK.

Ministers have yet to secure similar assurances for British citizens living in the European Union, and are instead hoping the EU will "mirror the UK's offer in...