Anti-Deportation Campaigns  -  May 2016

Report Back Detention Centre Protests

Anti-Deportation News  - May 2016

UK Weapons Sales to Oppressive Regimes Top £3bn a Year

Theresa May Launches Sharia Law Review

Growing Anti-Immigrant Sentiment and Islamophobia Among Key 2015 Trends

Cruelty to Asylum Seekers Dressed up as Compassion

UK Trains Soldiers For Regimes on its Own Human Rights Abuse Watchlist

Seminar Course: Registration of Children as British Citizens For Non-Lawyers

Asylum Seeker Through 90 Eggs at the Home Office

Observer View on Immigration

EU Immigration Has No Negative Impact On British Wages, Jobs or Public Services

Petition: Government Should Not Proceed With Plans To Increase Immigration Court Fees

Right to Remain For Victims of Domestic Violence

Alarming' Reports of Major Violations in South-East Turkey

Turkey: Border Guards Kill And Injure Asylum Seekers

Asylum Seeker Dies in Australia From Self-Inflicted Burns

Kenya to Close All Refugee Camps and Displace 600,000 People

International Student Deportation Condemned by UK Tribunal

France: Clashes and Tear Gas as Police Evict 277 Asylum Seekers

Bill Forcing People to Prove Nationality Slammed as Discriminatory

Ban Ki-Moon Attacks 'Increasingly Restrictive' EU Asylum Policies

Legal - UK - Commons/Lords  - ECtHR/European Union - May 2016

Queen on the application of MK, IK (a child by his litigation friend MK) and HK (a child by her litigation friend MK) 

Damages for individual detained under the former Detained Fast Track "DFT)

J. N v UK – ECtHR Rule Detention Violation of Article 8

MS (Trafficking – Tribunal's Powers – Art. 4 ECHR) Pakistan [2016] UKUT 00226 (IAC)

Refusal to Permit Family Members of a child to Enter/remain in the UK Disproportionate Breach of Article 8 ECHR

Majit, R (On the Application Of) v SSHD [2016] EWHC 741 (Admin) (18 May 2016)

Unlawfully Detained - Damages likely to be Substantial

ETS - Evidence - Burden of Proof

UKHO Country Information Guidance (CIG) Pakistan: Christians and Christian Converts

Babajanov v. Turkey (no. 49867/08) - Forced Illegal Deportation to Iran Unlawful

Foreign National Criminal - Situation in Which Deportation is No Longer Permissible

Immigration Tribunal Can Appoint Litigation Friend Despite No Provision in the Rules

Supreme Court Judgment Safeguards Rights of Immigration Detainees

High Court Rules Cyprus Refugees Decision Unlawful

Asylum Research Consultancy (ARC) COI Update Volume 125

Asylum Research Consultancy (ARC) COI Update Volume 124

Continuing Conflicts that Create Refugees – Crisis Watch Issue 153 - April 2016

Deteriorated Situations: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Gambia, Iraq, Macedonia, Nagorno-Karabakh (Azerbaijan), Republic of Congo, Syria

Improved Situations: Central African Republic, South Sudan

May 2016 Outlook

Conflict Risk Alert: Nagorno-Karabakh (Azerbaijan)
Conflict Resolution Opportunity: South Sudan, Yemen

Download the full report here . . . .

Important Tools for Anti-Deportation Campaigners - May 2016

1) Amnesty International Report 2014/15: State of the World's Human Rights

2) Anxious Dictators, Wavering Democracies, Freedom of the World 2016

3) UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (UKFCO) Human Rights and Democracy Report for 2015

4) State of Religious Freedom World Wide


Useful Reports/Current Immigration Statistics

Self-Harm January through December 2015

Self-Harm January through December 2014

Deportation/Detention/Asylum Q1 2016

Deportations/Detention/Asylum Q4 - 2015

Deportations - Detention - Asylum Q3 - 2015

Deportations - Detention - Asylum Q2 - 2015

Deportations - Detention - Asylum Q1 - 2015

25 Deaths Across the UK Detention Estate - Suicide/Murder/Undetermined

Last updated 31 May, 2016