In the late 1990s, a young Irish man and a young man from the United Kingdom were travelling to the UK to take part in a musical escape room competition.
It was the summer of 2018, and they were looking forward to a trip to the Isle of Man, where they were to perform at the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Their plan was to return home and start a new life in Ireland, and it would be a dream come true.
But on their way back, they were stopped at a border crossing and detained.
The young man had just left the United States for the island of Great Britain, and the young man was in the United Republic of Ireland.
They were taken to the border crossing with an American woman, who was also in the country, and held for about two weeks, until the young men lawyers intervened and secured their release.
“It was a very difficult situation, they had a young child, and their son was in his early twenties,” said Paul MacKenzie, a lawyer who represents the two young men, who are now in their late 20s.
“The police were very aggressive and I think they had no choice but to intervene and get them out of the country.”
The young men were not charged with any offences, but Mr MacKaney believes the authorities could have handled the situation better.
“I don’t know if the UK police officers were very good in terms of their communication with them or how to deal with this kind of situation,” he said.
The Irish Republic’s border with the United kingdom is the third-most-visited in the world, and Mr Macke said it was a “very vulnerable border”. “
They’ve got to be stopped by a border officer, or they’re going to be sent back.”
The Irish Republic’s border with the United kingdom is the third-most-visited in the world, and Mr Macke said it was a “very vulnerable border”.
“The border crossing in the Isle is pretty remote, so it’s not like they have the ability to get people across,” he explained.
“So it’s a very vulnerable border for people to cross, and in the end it’s going to cost a lot of money, because it’s just not a cheap border.”
The Border Force said that the border is managed by the Department of External Affairs and Trade, which provides “support and advice” to the Border Force on border management and security.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and the Department are not part of the Border Agency.
The border is an “open border” and the Border Service says the number of crossings to and from the UK is down by about 40 per cent in the past two years.
Mr Mackenzie believes the Border Police should have been more proactive and taken the young Irish men to the Royal Ulster Constabulary’s border patrol in the south of the island, rather than being held at a customs checkpoint.
“If you’re going into the UK on a tourist visa, you have to have the UK passport or the UK visitor’s card.
So if you’ve got a tourist tourist visa and you’re travelling to Great Britain and you get caught at the border, you’ll be held for at least two weeks before being sent back to the Republic of Great England.”
“They should have taken them to the RUC border patrol,” he added.
“And then if they had been sent back with the right documents, then they would have been able to get the passport.”
The RUC Border Patrol says that there are currently no plans to change the way it deals with Border Force detainees.
“Border Force detainees are subject to routine checks, including routine physical examinations, and all relevant security assessments,” the organisation said in a statement.
“These assessments are conducted at the discretion of the ROC and will be taken into account when deciding if a detainee has an adequate understanding of the law and international border controls.”
“All persons arriving at the UK’s ports of entry are subject, at all times, to border checks and other security measures.”
It also noted that the “Border Patrol continues to work closely with our international partners to enhance border security, to ensure we can work effectively and safely in order to support the public’s ability to travel to and within the Republic and the United Britain.” “
Our Border Force has a long-standing and rigorous approach to all of these checks, and we regularly reassess its effectiveness and effectiveness in relation to the needs of the public and to prevent and detect breaches of the Common Borders.”
It also noted that the “Border Patrol continues to work closely with our international partners to enhance border security, to ensure we can work effectively and safely in order to support the public’s ability to travel to and within the Republic and the United Britain.”
“This work is carried out in accordance with the Law of the Sea Treaty, the Dublin Regulation and the UK Border Agency’s Code of Practice.”
The British Government said that it has “zero tolerance” for breaches of international border regulations and “will not tolerate those who break the law or who fail to respect the rules of the road”.