A Ugandan refugee and gang rape victim, Erioth Mwesigwa escaped to Britain. But the government locked her up in Yarl’s Wood. Elizabeth Tswana and Anna Cross tell her harrowing story
Friday 17th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Lawyers say vulnerable children left behind
Friday 30th Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Kath Grant and Rhetta MORAN describe how Dianne Ngoza was unlawfully detained and how the Home Office constantly and purposely neglects its own procedures
Saturday 24th Dec 2016
DIANNE NGOZA describes the dehumanising conditions migrants face when detained inside the controversial and privately operated Yarl’s Wood immigration removal centre
by Solomon Hughes
Friday 25th Nov 2016
Tory’s plans to force asylum-seekers to prove they’re under 18 with medical tests met with fury
Thursday 20th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
AMNESTY International releases a hard-hitting report today on Australia’s detention of asylum-seekers on the island of Nauru, where it says conditions “amount to torture.”
The 64-page Island of Despair report accuses the Canberra government of subjecting refugees and...
Monday 17th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
A SMALL group of refugee and asylum-seeking athletes will compete in the 2016 Paralympic Games, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said yesterday.
The team who will be named later this month will compete under the Paralympic flag, and will march first at the opening ceremony...
Saturday 6th Aug 2016
posted by Morning Star in Sport
A REJECTED asylum-seeker from Syria blew himself up and wounded 15 people on Sunday night after being turned away from an open-air music festival in southern Germany.
The 27-year-old set off a rucksack stuffed with explosives and sharp bits of metal outside a wine bar after being...
Tuesday 26th Jul 2016
by John Foster
Wednesday 27th Apr 2016