The Newsmakers

The UK’s Controversial Offshore Asylum Plan

Leaked reports have shown the UK's Conservative Party is considering sending asylum seekers offshore while their applications are being processed. The controversial plan is facing serious resistance. The opposition Labour Party condemned the proposed measure as not only ridiculous but impractical, and several legal experts and rights groups have questioned if the plan is even legal. Guests: Ann Widdecombe Former Conservative MP and Brexit Party MEP Roger Casale Former Labour Party MP Chengetai Mupara Human Rights Lawyer Specialising in Immigration

Is Offshore Asylum the Solution To the UK's Immigration Problem?

Is Offshore Asylum the Solution To the UK's Immigration Problem?

Thousands of migrants trapped in Bosnia amid EU-policy deadlock

Thousands of migrants trapped in Bosnia amid EU-policy deadlock

Is Jeremy Corbyn to blame for Labour Party defections?

Is Jeremy Corbyn to blame for Labour Party defections?

Haven of Despair: The perils of seeking asylum in the UK

Haven of Despair: The perils of seeking asylum in the UK

COVID-19 Cases Surge in Europe, WHO Sets New Global Distribution Programme

COVID-19 Cases Surge in Europe, WHO Sets New Global Distribution Programme

Libya Conference Seeks Support Ahead of December Elections

Libya Conference Seeks Support Ahead of December Elections

Bangladesh's Ruling Party Rallies for Religious Minority After Deadly Clashes

Bangladesh's Ruling Party Rallies for Religious Minority After Deadly Clashes

Russia Cuts Diplomatic Ties With NATO

Russia Cuts Diplomatic Ties With NATO

Syria: Assad Regime and Opposition Agree To Begin Constitutional Reform

Syria: Assad Regime and Opposition Agree To Begin Constitutional Reform

Hezbollah Protest Against the Beirut Port Blast Judge Turns Deadly

Hezbollah Protest Against the Beirut Port Blast Judge Turns Deadly

Can the EU Take Lead to Save the Iran Nuclear Deal?

Can the EU Take Lead to Save the Iran Nuclear Deal?

ICJ Rules in Somalia’s Favour in Maritime Border Dispute With Kenya

ICJ Rules in Somalia’s Favour in Maritime Border Dispute With Kenya

Iraq Election: Sadr Gains Strength but No Clear Winner

Iraq Election: Sadr Gains Strength but No Clear Winner

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Steps Down Over Corruption Inquiry

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Steps Down Over Corruption Inquiry

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov

Germany, Denmark Repatriate Several Daesh-linked Families From Syria

Germany, Denmark Repatriate Several Daesh-linked Families From Syria

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