Gurkhas Celebrate Right To Apply For Settlement In The UK
In This Photo: Laximan Gurung
Former Gurkha solider and VC holder, Laximan Gurung awaits a statement from the Home Secretary outside the Houses of Parliament on May 21, 2009 in London, England. The Home Secretary Jacqui Smith has today announced in Parliament that all Gurkha veterans who retired before 1997 with at least four years' service will be allowed residence in the UK. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) * Local Caption * Laximan Gurung
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