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What about the Chagossians?

Posted in Uncategorized on June 1st, 2009 by Robert Bain – Be the first to comment

In the wake of the UK Government’s u-turn on the Gurkha situation, Olivier Bancoult of the CRG in Mauritius wrote to the prime minister calling for justice to be given to the Chagossians too. “As you have shown in the case of the Gurkhas, it lies within your power to eradicate departmental nonsense and provide a solution which accords with human dignity, with fairness and with the views of the people of Britain and the world,” he wrote.