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Deported sales engineer wins work permit case against Sweden's Migration Agency

Ali Omumi will be able to return to Sweden after being forced to leave over an employer's error. Photo: Ali Omumi

Published: 23.May.2019 13:43 hrs

Iranian sales engineer Ali Omumi, who was forced to leave Sweden over a former employer's error and then blocked from returning, has won his appeal in court.

Sweden's Migration Court on Thursday threw out the Migration Agency's decision to block Omumi from submitting a new work permit after his former got rejected because one of his previous employers had made "a clear administrative error" related to his insurance.

The 39-year-old Omumi, who works for major Swedish engineering company ABB, was ordered to leave Sweden in April last year because a previous employer had made an error over his health insurance.

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