4 months 2,351 aliens barred from entering PH since January – BI MB
By Ariel Fernandez The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has barred 2,351 foreign nationals from entering the country during the first six months of the year for various reasons. (MANILA BULLETIN) Immigration port operations division chief Grifton Medina said that of the 2,351 aliens, 1,920 were turned away at Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport while the rest were stopped at the airports in Mactan, Clark, Kalibo, Aklan, and Davao. They were turned back after undergoing primary and secondary inspection by immigration officers and were declared unfit for admission into the country for a variety of reasons. “They were issued exclusion orders ... more