‘Arrogant’ European court raps UK on refugees, trans rights and Northern Ireland veterans in a report lecturing the country on how to run its borders
- The Council of Europe lashed out at the UK in a report on how to run its borders
- It criticised treatment of trans people and policy on Northern Ireland veterans
- Tory backbencher Ian Liddell-Grainger said its findings were ‘arrogant’
The Strasbourg human rights body whose court blocked the Rwanda deportation flights yesterday accused Britain of displaying ‘an antagonistic attitude’ towards basic freedoms.
The Council of Europe, which oversees the European Court of Human Rights, lashed out at the UK in a report lecturing the country on how to run its borders.
It also criticised the…