Supreme Court Rules Against Rwanda Plan

Malcolm Hudson
By Malcolm Hudson
November 15, 2023NTD UK News

Sunak’s pledge to “stop the boats” was plunged into jeopardy by the Supreme Court ruling. Five justices unanimously rejected the government’s appeal, stating there’s a real risk of refugees being returned from Rwanda to their home country. This matter is central to dealing with migration. A legal rule on refoulement means refugees must not be returned to their country of origin either directly or indirectly, if their life or freedom would be threatened in that country.


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