North Korea

House of Lords written question – answered on 25th April 2013.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Lord Patten Lord Patten Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Warsi on 14 March (WA 91), whether any North Korean citizens have been granted asylum in the United Kingdom since 2010 for reasons that included religious freedoms.

Photo of Lord Taylor of Holbeach Lord Taylor of Holbeach The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

Published statistics shows that nine North Koreans were granted asylum within the requested period. However, we do not keep central records of the precise reasons asylum was granted by nationalities.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.