Home Tags Asylum

Tag: asylum

NO SHEIKH JARRAH EVICTIONS! – Settler shoots Palestinian outside High Court

0
MASSES of people surrounded the Israeli High Court yesterday protesting against the eviction of families in the Sheikh Jarrah district of Jerusalem. Israel’s supreme court...

Syria denounces Israel’s continuing assaults on its territories!

0
SYRIA’S permanent representative to the United Nations has denounced Israeli assaults on Syrian territories as a ‘continuing, flagrant violation of the UN Charter, of...

56 Refugees forced to sleep in a single office! Boot the...

0
REFUGEES are being held in office space in Kent, with as many as 56 women and children crammed into a single room, sleeping together...

Myanmar Miners – 5 Months On Strike!

0
Since MYANMAR’S military coup in February this year, 4,800 miners have been on strike in Monywa township in a solid five-month action which has...

51 refugee deaths in UK detention centres

0
THERE has been a sharp increase in the deaths of refugees in detention centres in the UK in the last 18 months. More than...

Israel attempting to whitewash its crimes against Lebanon

0
ISRAEL is once again trying to whitewash its crimes against Lebanon by offering the country ‘humanitarian aid’. Israeli defence minister Benny Gantz said Israel was...

Seafarers will be criminalised for saving refugees lives says RMT as...

0
SEAFARERS’ union RMT has raised alarm over government legislation criminalising seafarers for saving lives at sea. The proposals, contained in the government’s Nationality and Borders...

Johnson wins vote to cut foreign aid – but majority...

0
TORY PM Johnson faced Tory rebels in the House of Commons yesterday over whether to continue the foreign aid cut of 0.5% of GNI...

Tory Nationality & Borders Bill will make rescuing refugees from drowning...

0
ON MONDAY night, the Tory Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill (the Policing Bill) passed its third reading in Parliament on its way to...

Assange’s vision was ‘to rescue democracy’ says John Pilger – as...

0
BY THE JULIAN ASSANGE DEFENCE COMMITTEE The week of Julian Assange birthday events kicked off in London on Saturday with protests at the Australian Embassy,...

‘The right to return is not subject to any haggling process’...

0
HAMAS LEADER, Ismail Haniyeh warned the Palestinian resistance has many ‘powerful cards’ it can use in the fight to put an end to the...

Child labourers worldwide increase to 160 million!

0
THE NUMBER of children in child labour has risen to 160 million worldwide – an increase of 8.4 million in the last four years. These...

United Nations Slashes Food Aid For Syrian Refugees

0
THE United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has announced that funding shortages have forced it to cut its food assistance for thousands of Syrian...

Refugees unlawfully imprisoned in Napier – High Court rules Home Office...

0
IN A CRITICAL and damning judgment, the Home Office’s decision to house asylum seekers who had made it across the Channel in a ‘squalid’...

Israeli regime is in a desperate crisis while the Palestinian masses...

0
ISRAEL has emerged out of its failed military attempt to crush Hamas much weaker and much more crisis-ridden, while the Palestinians are now much...

Tory policy will see non-UK rough sleepers deported – Councils pledge...

0
LOCAL councils are pledging not to co-operate with the Tories’ Home Office and its proposed ‘policy that will see non-UK national rough sleepers deported’. They...

UNHCR condemns UK for plan to deport all asylum seekers

0
THE UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) has condemned the practice by countries like the UK of deporting asylum seekers for processing in...

END OCCUPATION – demands the Palestinian Prime Minister Shtayyeh

0
PALESTINIAN Prime Minister Mohammad Shtay-yeh yesterday called for a serious track to end the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories and establish the Palestinian...

Millions Of Workers And Youth Join The Struggle To Liberate Palestine...

0
SATURDAY saw a vast crowd of 250,000 workers, including very large numbers of enthusiastic and determined youth, take to the streets of London for...

Teachers’ leader Courtney calls for General Strike for Palestine!

0
LABOUR MP for Hayes and Harlington John McDonnell said: ‘Netanyahu must be imprisoned for war crimes. The campaign for disinvestment in Israel must be...

Syria rebuilds Aleppo Eye Surgery Hospital – and completes preparations for...

0
SYRIA’S Minister of Health, Dr Hassan al-Ghobash, inaugurated the rebuilt General Authority of Aleppo Eye Surgery Hospital on Monday. The hospital, which was destroyed by...

59 killed & 296 wounded in Israeli attack on Gaza

0
THREE days of Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip left 59 Palestinians dead by noon yesterday local time, including 14 children and three women,...

‘CHILDREN WILL SUFFER THE CONSEQUENCES’ – of UK government 60% funding...

0
UNICEF has condemned the Boris Johnson government’s decision to cut aid to the United Nations body warning it will have ‘serious consequences for children’. It...

UK singled out for care home deaths and assault on ...

0
‘CORONAVIRUS has exposed global inequality, and leaders have ramped up attacks on human rights,’ so concludes the Amnesty International Report 2020/21 released today, which...

Syrians reject plunder of resources by Turkish and US occupations

0
LOCAL inhabitants of Jarmaz village in Syria’s Qamishli area on Wednesday declared a national stand in rejection of both the US and the Turkish...

10,000 Rohingya shelters destroyed by fire in Bangladesh camp!

0
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said that it is ‘deeply saddened at the loss of life and immense suffering caused’ by Monday’s massive fire...

Greek mass marches are developing into an insurrection

0
THE MASS protest marches in Greece against the sheer police violence and oppression have been developing all last week into an insurgency against the...

Asylum seekers housed in cramped and filthy conditions!

0
ASYLUM seekers are housed in cramped and filthy conditions at two military barracks, with a number of residents feeling suicidal, inspectors have said. Key findings...

UK government ‘balancing the books on the backs of the starving...

0
THE BRITISH government has decided to ‘balance the books on the backs of the starving people of Yemen,’ in an act that will see...

Palestinian court demands Britain be prosecuted over Balfour

0
THE HEAD of the Palestinian National Independent Assembly says a London-based law firm has been hired to prosecute the British government over the 1917...

G7 condemns Myanmar Junta’s war on the people while the general...

0
THE G7 (Group of Seven) countries have ‘firmly’ condemned the heavy-handed crackdown, including the use of live ammunition, committed by Myanmar’s junta against the...

Iran-Russia Joint Naval Manoeuvres

0
IRANIAN and Russian naval forces have practised anti-piracy operations, during which they rescued two hijacked merchant vessels, on the second day of their joint...

Israel plans settlement in heart of occupied Jerusalem

0
ISRAEL plans to build a new settlement in the central area of the occupied Jerusalem al-Quds, despite international condemnation, a new report says. Israeli newspaper Calcalist...

International Criminal Court Has Jurisdiction Over Israeli War Crimes In Palestine!

0
THE International Criminal Court ruled on Friday that it has jurisdiction over war crimes and atrocities committed in the Palestinian territories and can thus...

Israel attacking Palestinian health services

0
HEALTH attacks by Israelis against Palestinians persist in the occupied territories during Covid-19 pandemic, says the World Health Organisation. In 2020 alone, the World Health...

More Than 100 Covid Cases At Napier Camp

0
ACTIVISTS threw fake blood at the gates of Napier Barracks last Thursday – in protest against the conditions in which hundreds of asylum seekers...

Biden keeps US embassy in Jerusalem! He is continuing where Trump...

0
US PRESIDENT Joe Biden will keep the US embassy in Israel in Jerusalem, his nominee for Secretary of State Antony Blinken affirmed at his...

POLICE EVICT CALAIS REFUGEES ‘They come at 5am, circle around your...

0
A HUMANITARIAN organisation has made further allegations against French police, accusing them of abusing migrants within the port city of Calais. The Human Rights Observers...

Assange extradition decision Monday! Unions must call industrial action to ...

0
WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange is facing a sentence of up to 175 years in a high-security ‘Supermax’ prison if he is extradited from the...

Children’s rights have ‘regressed in many areas’ of the UK

0
NINETY children’s charities have warned the United Nations that children’s rights have deteriorated in England and ‘regressed in many areas’ since 2016. On Wednesday 9th December, the Children’s...

‘UN Must Condemn Assassination Of Fakhrizadeh!’ Says Iran

0
IRAN has called on the United Nations and its Human Rights Council to stop their ‘selective’ approach and condemn the recent assassination of the...

‘Hostile environment’ alive & kicking! Tories deport another 13 to the...

0
A LAST-DITCH legal attempt by two children to stop their father being forced onto a plane and deported to the Caribbean failed on Tuesday,...

Syria’s rightful sovereignty over Golan recognised by UN

0
THE UN General Assembly has again voted by majority to recognise Syria’s rightful sovereignty over the occupied Golan, and on considering all the measures...

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people

0
PALESTINE President Mahmoud Abbas received a telegram from his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Sunday to mark International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian...

Ashrawi condemns Pompeo for visiting Israeli colonial settlement!

0
HANAN ASHRAWI, member of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO)’s Executive Committee, has condemned the US top diplomat’s visit to an Israeli colonial settlement in...