illegal alien

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illegal alien:

see alienalien,
in law, any person residing in one political community while owing allegiance to another. A procedure known as naturalization permits aliens to become citizens.

Each nation establishes conditions upon which aliens will be admitted, and makes laws concerning them.
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; immigrationimmigration,
entrance of a person (an alien) into a new country for the purpose of establishing permanent residence. Motives for immigration, like those for migration generally, are often economic, although religious or political factors may be very important.
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During the meeting of the ninth session of the Euro-Mediterranean Association, Gendi contended that the Egyptian government has adopted a comprehensive strategy to combat the phenomena of illegal immigration on the legal, military and cultural front.
24 (SUNA) - The Assembly's External Affairs and International Cooperation Committee has called for the necessity for reducing illegal immigration and solving the problems leading to it by fighting poverty and providing employment for youth through establishment of projects .
TAP) -- Twenty-two people, including minors, were arrested on Tuesday night in Mahdia and three illegal immigration attempts were thwarted, security sources told TAP.
BERLIN, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Germany and Egypt signed Sunday an agreement to combat illegal immigration and human trafficking.
Parliament approved on Monday the final draft of the government's Illegal Immigration Law after failing last week to approve it due to the absence of the required number of MPs for voting.
In a rare bipartisan compromise on illegal immigration, the next federal budget will provide nearly $1 billion in funding for Mexico and Central America to help stop the flow of undocumented migrants to the United States, U.
Illegal Immigration presents the series of events and controversies surrounding illegal immigration in America since the 1970s, emphasizing immigration policy reform and the unanticipated consequences in provisions designed to address illegal immigration.
BAGHDAD / Nina / The leaders of EU countries confirmed on Friday at the conclusion of their meeting today in Brussels to promote cooperation with Iraq to stop illegal immigration and to agree on the preparation of a new strategy on foreign and security policy bloc, which includes 28 countries.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A parliamentary sub-commission established to investigate illegal immigration activity along Turkey's Aegean coast has released a report in which it stated that most of the boats carrying illegal immigrants from the Turkish coastline to Greece are deliberately sunk by immigrants when they feel that they will be apprehended by the coast guard.
April 13 (Saba) - Yemen and Ethiopia discussed here on Saturday the mutual security coordination, particularly in the illegal immigration and its negative impacts on the region's stability.
Summary: An official source at the Abu Dhabi Attorney-General's office has called upon the public to cooperate with the security bodies and report on any illegal immigrants or violators of residency law they may come across, referring to the negative effects of illegal immigration (infiltration) on security, economy and social, political and health life of societies.
For politicians such as Mitt Romney illegal immigration is not a social issue that deserves a humanitarian solution.