Sir Keir Starmer unveils Labour's small boats policy

by 24britishtvMay 10, 2024, 12:50 p.m. 26
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Sir Keir Starmer said he would scrap Rwanda flights immediately after entering Downing Street but that a Labour government would not bring back migrants already deported to the African country. He said he had no doubt that Rishi Sunak would get flights off the ground before the general election but insisted the policy would not work in deterring migrant crossings. The Labour leader claimed his plan to prioritise the targeting of people-smuggling gangs that facilitate the crossings would prove a better deterrent than the Rwanda policy. Read the best of our journalism: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/ Subscribe to The Times and The Sunday Times YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=timesonlinevideo Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/timesandsundaytimes/ Find us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetimes Find us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetimes/

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