Migrant routes to Europe infographic
Graphic shows illegal border crossings for 2014 and first six months of 2015.
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Migrant routes to Europe

By Duncan Mil

August 27, 2015 - The latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures on net migration to the UK show that in the year to June 2015, the country set a new record with 330,000 more people migrating to the UK than leaving.

The figures also show that there were 25,771 applications for asylum in the UK in the year ending June 2015, compared to 23,515 applications over the period last year.

PUBLISHED: 27/08/2015; STORY: Graphic News
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