Thank you!

It’s nice to be able to say thank you. Our first thank you is because, while the Home Office have appealed yesterday’s court ruling stating that none of the asylum seekers due to be deported from the UK today can be removed, they have done so too late for...

An update on the deportations

We’ve got some good news and some bad news. The good news: Your pressure, and some great lawyers meant that the High Court has stopped the deportation of all asylum seekers on the 4pm flight tomorrow to Sri Lanka. The bad news: A furious Home Office is going to the...

Australia sends back Tamil refugees amid torture claims

Australia has followed the UK’s suit by sending back Tamil refugees back to Sri Lanka. This is in spite of evidence that repatriated Tamils are being tortured in Sri Lanka. In July, the Australian government deported Tamil refugee Dayan Anthony back to Sri Lanka,...

Sri Lankan Child Asylum Seekers detained in UK

The million pound payout by the UK Border Agency to wrongly detained child asylum seekers hit the headlines on Friday. A number of these children were Sri Lankan, fleeing persecution and human rights abuses only to end up caught in another nightmare in Britain. It is...