Die Gruppen aus den Niederlanden, Frankreich, Norwegen, der Schweiz, Spanien und Deutschland hatten in Vorbereitung der Demonstration mehrere Berichte über die Menschenrechtslage in Kolumbien ausgearbeitet, um diese beim Strafgerichtshof einzureichen. Zwar wurden die Dokumente von Beamten entgegengenommen, einige Aktivisten zeigten sich trotzdem von der geringen Aufmerksamkeit des Gerichts enttäuscht.
Politicians from the Lib Dems, Greens, SNP and Plaid Cymru have written to the Labour boss begging him to move a motion of no confidence in Theresa May
The court usually takes many months to consider its decisions. The fact that this ruling was issued the day before the planned meaningful vote on Theresa May’s Withdrawal Deal, and was resolved far more efficiently than other cases, suggests that the court knew full well it was playing a political role.
In many ways, the reaction to the decision was much more illuminating than the decision itself. When it was announced, some Remainers rejoiced as though they had been given permission to keep Britain in the EU.
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The Prime Minister will meet EU President Jean-Claude Juncker this evening but not before she has met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte for breakfast in the Hague.