February 9, 2018

The UK Supreme Court ruled that a damning Wikileaks-released State Department cable should have been admitted as evidence in the Chagossians' challenge to the British government's creation of a Chagos Marine Protected Area (MPA)--but that the cable would not have affec...

June 28, 2017

Britain loses UN vote 94-16, meaning the International Court of Justice will weigh in on whether UK or Mauritius has sovereignty over Chagos. The Chagos Refugees Group supported Mauritius and had a presence at the UN. Victory at the ICJ could assist a return. This vote...

June 28, 2017

Exciting news with the Chagossians' legal challenge to the pseudo-environmental "Marine Protected Area" created by the UK as cover for continuing to ban Chagossians from returning home. See this article for more on their case before the UK Supreme Court:


Nobel Laureates Urge President Obama

to Bring Justice to the Exiled Chagossian People

before Leaving Office

Press Release (Click Here for PDF Version)

Washington, DC, January 5, 2017 -- Seven Nobel Laureates, including Archbishop Desmond Tutu, are urging fellow Nobel Lau...

December 6, 2016

See here for a new op-ed by David Vine about the UK's decision on resettlement: http://fpif.org/everyone-right-live-island-not-us/

December 6, 2016

LET US RETURN USA! Condemns Collusion Between U.S. and U.K. Governmentsto Prevent the Chagossian People from Returning to their Homeland

PDF Version

Washington, DC, December 6, 2016 -- Let Us Return USA! (LURUSA) expresses its profound disappointment in the recent decisi...

November 19, 2016

See here for the group's statement: http://www.chagossupport.org.uk/single-post/2016/11/19/Chagos-Islands-All-Party-Group-Statement-on-failure-to-end-Chagossian-exile

November 16, 2016

Let Us Return USA! is outraged, as are Chagossians and their supporters everywhere, by the UK government's announcement. See our homepage for our statement about the decision.

Here's the Guardian's coverage:


November 10, 2016


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