Migration to UK plunges in year after Brexit, driven by EU citizens

(Reuters) - Net migration to Britain fell sharply by 106,000 to 230,000 people in the 12 months to June, with more than three-quarters of the drop due to EU citizens, official data showed on Thursday.
FILE PHOTO: UK Border control is seen in Terminal 2 at Heathrow Airport in London, Britain, July 30, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
The changes in migration suggested Brexit is likely to be a factor in people’s decision to move to or from Britain, the Office for National Statistics said.
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