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Priti Patel suggests fire at Kent asylum seeker site started deliberately

Home secretary under pressure to shut Napier barracks site as images show smoke billowing from blocksThe home secretary, Priti Patel, has suggested that a fire at a former military barracks used to house asylum seekers was set deliberately as she comes... Read Full Story

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Asylum seekers sent to hotels after Covid outbreak at former UK army barracks

Of 400 men at military site, about 100 who tested negative for virus are being rehoused to self-isolateCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAbout 100 asylum seekers being housed at a former army barracks are to be transferred to ... Read Full Story