Lydia Noon

Freelance journalist focusing on activism, the Middle East and refugees.

Stansted15: ‘To be found guilty of a terror-related charge is devastating’

Today is Human Rights Day and fifteen migrant rights campaigners, dubbed the Stansted15, have just been found guilty of a terror-related charge by a jury. After a nine-week trial at Chelmsford Crown Court for preventing a chartered immigration removal flight from taking off on 28 March last year, the protesters were convicted of putting the safety of Stansted airport and passengers at risk.
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