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Time to cancel refugee treaties

Any government overseeing a scheme where 90pc of the applications were bogus would promptly terminate it.

As the recent Supreme Court decision has made the management of the Asylum Scheme almost impossible there is but one logical action -- withdrawal from the relevant UN Convention.

It no longer makes sense to recognise an international document that facilitates widespread fraud.

Not alone would our bankrupt State save a fortune, the Supreme Court would again become available to the citizens of this republic.

Brian Comerford
Kilrush, Co Clare

Irish Independent