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Chagos islanders ask supreme court to overturn House of Lords decision

The Guardian newspaper reports on efforts by the Chagos Refugee Group to appeal to the High Court in the UK to overturn the recent alarming and incredible decision by the House of Lords.

The legal team argues: “Now that re-settlement is in principle contemplated on the same island as the United States base (which would radically reduce the costs of resettlement), it seems inconceivable that there could be overriding security considerations for excluding all resettlement from the Salomons or Peros Banhos over a hundred miles to the north.”

View the Guardian article here.

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