Activists condemn Johnson government over $156M offshore asylum deal and other stories

Today we look at an offshore asylum processing deal between the UK and Rwanda, casualties in Pakistani military airstrikes on Afghanistan, and more

April 18, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the $156 million dollar agreement between the UK and Rwanda for the offshore processing of asylum claims; civilian casualties in a series of airstrikes by the Pakistani military on provinces in eastern Afghanistan; ongoing violent attacks by the Israeli occupation forces against the Al Aqsa mosque and other parts of the Occupied Palestinian territories; and the rising environmental crimes and human rights violations in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil.