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Old 17th February 2020, 11:56 AM   #498
Elaedith
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Originally Posted by Steve View Post
The choice is embedded in the citizenship laws of Bangladesh. The laws were chosen by the Bangladeshi government. They could choose to have different laws that would exclude people in her position from citizenship. They have not done so.
They should do away with the whole process of citizenship by descent (which is standard practice in many states, including most European countries) and deny citizenship to countless innocent people with family in Bangladesh, to avoid this unpredictable incident foisted on them by a wealthy Western country? That is truly a bizarre attempt to defend the indefensible.
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