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14.11.2015 0 News

AML Statement on Paris Attack

A statement of solidarity from British Muslim communities.

We are profoundly saddened by the loss of innocent lives in Paris, and our deepest condolences are with the family and friends of the victims, and the French nation.
Britons of all backgrounds, of every faith, every denomination, and none, are horrified by what we have learned, and are determined that those who seek to divide our diverse and peaceful communities in Europe will not succeed.

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05.11.2015 0 News

SAVE THE HUMAN RIGHTS ACT - Making Herstory

In their manifesto, the Conservative Party state that they intend to scrap the Human Rights Act – a crucial piece of legislation that safeguards basic human rights for citizens of the United Kingdom and covers all the rights included in the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR). It also ensures public bodies – including the government, are called to account in light of any breaches.

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25.09.2015 0 News

AML Delegation to Bosnia 1-4 November 2015

AML will be taking a delegation to Bosnia as part of the 'Lessons from Srebrenica' programme arranged by charity Remembering Srebrenica.
If you would be interested in finding out more please get in touch as soon as possible. Flights will need to be booked soon. Click to find out more information on the itinerary.

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23.09.2015 0 News

Press Release - AML and SBL - Embargo: Charlie Hebdo

The Society of Black Lawyers (SBL) and the Association of Muslim Lawyers (AML) have been following the crises spurned by the disastrous plight of African, Arab and Asian refugees and migrants fleeing persecution and poverty to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe. The organisations have carried out fact finding missions to Lampedusa, Sicily; and in Calais and have been appalled with the conditions found in the latter that some of the refugees are living in; the lack of support to those in government and otherwise trying to help the migrants and the lack of action on the part of many other governments and the global community to this crisis. The actions of the Hungarian Government in particular has been an international disgrace and a clear breach of the 1951 Geneva Convention.

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