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Bahamas Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration statement on Illegal Haitians
Aug 16, 2010 - 3:20:40 AM

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration

Bahamas Immigration Department  
 

Nassau, Bahamas - There has been a noticeable increase in the number of Haitian migrants attempting to gain entry illegally into The Bahamas over the past six months and, in particular, during the last two weeks.  The Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas wishes to remind the general public of its long standing policy with respect to illegal entry into its territory from all countries including Haiti.  

Following the January 12th earthquake, the Government of The Bahamas was understanding and responsive by temporarily suspending its apprehension exercises with respect to Haitians residing illegally in its territory.  Further the Department of Immigration issued permits “To Reside” to one hundred and two (102) persons who were detained at The Bahamas Detention Centre, Carmichael Road.   

Having regard to the recent heightened infringement of Bahamas Immigration Law, notice is hereby given that with immediate effect, all illegal immigrants are requested to leave The Bahamas voluntarily.  

All persons who are here illegally are in contravention of the laws of The Bahamas, and are advised to return to their country of origin or be subject to apprehension and deportation.  

Persons who are found to be in The Bahamas illegally will be repatriated forthwith.  

                                            12th August, 2010.  
 

Ministe Afe  Etranje AK Imigrasyon

Bahamas Depatman Imigrasyon  
 

Nou we genyen anpil ilegal Ayisyen ki vini nan Bahamas la depi sis denye mwa ki pase yo e an patikilye diran de denye semen yo. Gouvenman Bahamas La vle raple publik la an jeneral politik li konsenan tout etranje de tout peyi tankou Ayiti ki antre nan Bahamas ilegalman.  

Dipi tranbleman dete ki tie pase nan mwa Janvye 2010 The Gouvenman Bahamas la te genyen anpil konpreanyon e li te fe  sispann depotasyon Ayisyen yo ki rete nan Bahamas la ilegalman. Anplis Depatman Imigrasyon Bahamas La tye bay 102 moun ki te nan Sant Detansyon an, Carmichael Road pemisyon residans tanpore.

Konsiderman eta flagran ke moun ap viople lwa iomigrasyon nan Bahamas La, le yap vini san pemisyon.

Gouvenman Bahamas La mande pou tout moun kap viv nan Bahamas La san Papye pou yo kite teritwa Bahamas La volonteman san dele.

Tout kontrevenan a lwa Bahamas La navise yo pou yo retounen nan peyi yo imediatman pou yo pa sije nan arestasyon ak depotasyon.

Tout moun ke leta jwenn nan pey a ilegalman yap  dsije nan depotasyon san dele.  

Nassau 12 daout 2010


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