Not meeting the residence requirements is the second most common reason why UK citizenship applications are refused. Residence requirements are different if you apply for citizenship based on being in a marriage or civil partnership with a British citizen, or if you are applying independently. If you are applying through marriage or civil partnership, you […]
A recent ruling by the Court of Appeal may help those who intend to apply for settlement in the UK. The ruling concluded that a period in the UK on a visitor visa may in certain cases, count towards the required 10 years route for settlement. In R (Mungur) v SSHD  the court ruled that Mr. […]
‘The ICC Prosecutor and some of the Report concluded that war crimes against civilian have been committed in the international waters’
Gaza Freedom Flotilla consisted of Mavi Marmara, Sfendoni, Challenger I, Eleftheri I, Eleftheri Mesogios, Gaza I, and Defne Y ships which were carrying humanitarian aid and construction materials to the people of Gaza faced the illegal attack and intervention of Israeli military forces on 31 May 2010.
The international criminal court in The Hague, Netherlands. Photograph: Peter de Jong/AP Syrian refugees who fled to Jordan after being tortured and witnessing massacres have submitted dossiers of evidence to the international criminal court in a novel attempt to prosecute President Bashar al-Assad.