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One of the core principles of international refugee law is the principle of non-refoulement. Yet, countries keep using brutal tactics to stop asylum seekers crossing borders.
UN experts condemn “reprehensible” UK racism report that “repackages racist tropes and stereotypes into fact”.5 min read
UN human rights experts yesterday strongly rejected the UK Government-backed report into racism and ethnic disparities in the country, saying the review further distorted and falsified historic facts, and could even fuel racism, racial discrimination and negative racial stereotypes.
The Human Rights Act dictates that the UK is obliged to protect asylum seekers. So why is the home secretary ignoring it?
The brutal conflict in Yemen continues to exact a devastating toll on children, with at least eight killed and a further 33 injured in attacks since the beginning of March. Across the country, over 11 million children are in need of humanitarian assistance and protection.
Some governments are using COVID-19 as an excuse to double down on border closures as well as using migration policy to demonstrate the robustness of their response to it.