Deportation

  • prisoners and gendarmes on the road to siberia, 1845
    1891 certificate of identity of the imperial government of china. the case to which this document pertains is representative of the many chinese deportation case files within the records of the us district court, los angeles county, california.

    deportation is the expulsion of a person or group of people from a place or country. the term expulsion is often used as a synonym for deportation, though expulsion is more often used in the context of international law, while deportation is more used in national (municipal) law.[1] forced displacement or forced migration of an individual or a group may be caused by deportation, for example ethnic cleansing, and other reasons.

  • definition
  • history
  • military occupation
  • external deportation
  • internal deportation
  • colonial deportations
  • medical deportation
  • deportation during world war ii
  • noteworthy deportees
  • popular culture
  • see also
  • notes
  • references
  • external links

Prisoners and gendarmes on the road to Siberia, 1845
1891 certificate of identity of the Imperial Government of China. The case to which this document pertains is representative of the many Chinese deportation case files within the records of the US District court, Los Angeles County, California.

Deportation is the expulsion of a person or group of people from a place or country. The term expulsion is often used as a synonym for deportation, though expulsion is more often used in the context of international law, while deportation is more used in national (municipal) law.[1] Forced displacement or forced migration of an individual or a group may be caused by deportation, for example ethnic cleansing, and other reasons.