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illegal immigrant

n. an alien (non-citizen) who has entered the United States without government permission or stayed beyond the termination date of a visa. (See: alien)

illegal immigrant

an illegal entrant being a person unlawfully entering, or seeking to enter, in breach of a deportation order or of the immigration laws and includes a person who has so entered: Immigration Act 1971.
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Because this wave of illegal immigration is draining resources that should be going to provide services to American children, veterans, homeless, needy, and elderly -- most of whom have or will contribute to society.
While the committee is cognisant that the 37 illegal immigrants represent a fraction of the whole, it is hopeful that the possible deportation will act as a deterrent against illegal immigration. We are also aware of the inefficiencies within the Department of Home Affairs, which must be urgently resolved to ensure that migrants are not disadvantaged when applying for documentation, Adv Bongo emphasised.
Jonathan Thomas, SMF migration researcher and author of the report, said: "Illegal immigration has not been a big part of British debate in recent years but the precedents suggest it could soon be high on the political agenda.
Taxpayers shoulder the financial costs of illegal immigration.
The individuals, who are divided into four groups, are accused of facilitating illegal immigration through fabricating official documents attributed to governmental agencies and judicial entities, in addition to the charges of harming the Egyptian economy by receiving funds in foreign currency, and converting the local currencies in violation of the laws, as well as committing bribery.
A crackdown on illegal immigration which was accelerated during her time as Home Secretary has not cut the number of people in the UK unlawfully, according to new research by the University of Oxford.
"Nobody, of course, accused the president of the European Council, nor the president of the European Commission, of far-right approaches, nor of "racist improprieties" for their use of the term "illegal immigration", as President Anastasiades was by Politis newspaper," Petrides said.
He said there had been fewer illegal immigration cases in the province since police began enforcing immigration laws.
2,959 people were deported on account of illegal immigration.
Ghandour has also, addressed the Joint Responsibility and Objectives Conference on Illegal Immigration and human trafficking which attended by a number of African and European Foreign Ministers, explaining Sudan's key role in combat of illegal immigration and human trafficking .
(TAP) - Mbarka Brahmi, Head of the Mohamed Brahmi Centre for Peace and Solidarity, Saturday called on Prime Minister Youssef Chahed to review solutions presented by several civil society components and politicians for youths' illegal immigration.
However, the president's claims on the subject may be true after all, based on Politifact analysis of other recent statements by him on the same subject. A month into his presidency, President Donald Trump had boasted that (http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2017/mar/14/donald-trump/trump-says-after-executive-orders-illegal-immigrat/) 40 percent  decline in illegal immigration.