Portugal grants citizenship for migrants during covid-19 outbreak

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Portugal grants citizenship for migrants during covid-19 outbreak

The government of Portugal has said it is temporarily granting all migrants and asylum seekers full EU citizenship as the covid-19 crisis deepens across the country The ministry of internal affairs said it will "unequivocally guarantee the rights of all the foreign citizens" with applications pending with Portuguese immigration,  Claudia Veloso, spokeswoman for the ministry of internal affairs said, "People should not be deprived of their rights to health and public service just beca...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.