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3 Cuban migrants released, to be monitored electronically

Three Cubans migrants have been released from the Immigration Detention Centre (IDC.)
They are awaiting a decision on their asylum appeals.
Today (16 July) the Immigration Department confirmed their release.
According to Government Information Services the migrants went through a thorough risk assessment prior to being released.
The migrants are being housed at approved accommodations. In a statement acting Chief Immigration Officer Gary Wong said, “In an effort to ensure public safety as a top priority the detainees will be fitted with an electronic monitoring device which we will use to observe their whereabouts and verify that they are complying with the rules of their release.”
The three released individuals have been at the facility the longest out of the 13 detainees currently at the IDC.

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Reshma Ragoonath

Reshma Ragoonath

Reshma Ragoonath is a Trinidadian journalist with 18 years media experience with a strong background in print with her most recent stint at The Cayman Reporter. She has a BA in Mass Communications, as well as, an Associate degree in Journalism and Public Relations.

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