Starmer stops Rwanda plane


Published 9 July 2024 at 09.22

Foreign. Great Britain's new Social Democrat Prime Minister Keir Starmer scraps the previous government's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda.

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The Rwanda plan faced several setbacks in courts, and the new Labor government has no plans to move forward with it.

– I am not willing to continue with tricks that do not work as a deterrent, says the new Prime Minister Keir Starmer according to AFP.

The announcement came after he held his first meeting with the new government this weekend.